A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 124 km SSE of Hachijo-jima, Japan (77 miles). Unique identifier: us70005ptl. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005ptl. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 90.98 km (57 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 140.354 East, latitude 32.0622 North, depth = 90.98 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 23:58:49 / 11:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/10/19 / 2019-10-02 14:58:49 / October 2, 2019 @ 2:58 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 124 km SSE of Hachijo-jima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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