A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 46 km N of Yonakuni, Japan (29 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 139.3 km (87 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005mek. Id of event: us70005mek. The temblor was detected at 08:31:30 / 8:31 am (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, 123.0319° East, 24.8891° North, depth 139.3 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/09/19 / 2019-09-19 00:31:30 / September 19, 2019 @ 12:31 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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