A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Mitaka-shi in Japan. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/10/19 / 2019-10-09 07:48:16 / October 9, 2019 @ 7:48 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.14 km (13 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:48:16 / 4:48 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70005shf. Unique identifier: us70005shf. Exact location, longitude 139.6024° East, latitude 35.6846° North, depth = 20.14 km.
Epicenter of the event was 8 km (5 miles) from Tokyo (c. 8 336 600 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Yokohama (c. 3 574 400 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Kawasaki (c. 1 306 800 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Saitama (c. 1 193 400 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Yono (c. 1 077 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mibu, Kiryū, Atami.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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