A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 269 km N of Chichi-shima, Japan (167 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/09/19 / 2019-09-07 12:16:33 / September 7, 2019 @ 12:16 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005fxa. Unique identifier: us70005fxa. The temblor was reported at 22:16:33 / 10:16 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 142.6775° East, 29.4824° North, depth 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 269 km N of Chichi-shima, Japan.
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