A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 132 km N of Nago, Japan (82 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 02:14:12 / October 6, 2019 @ 2:14 am. Unique identifier: us70005ud3. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005ud3. Exact location of event, longitude 128.1837 East, latitude 27.7699 North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was detected at 11:14:12 / 11:14 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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