A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 125 km SSE of Itoman, Japan (78 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:09:57 / 9:09 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 25/09/19 / 2019-09-25 12:09:57 / September 25, 2019 @ 12:09 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 128.1217° East, latitude 25.0682° North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us70005ryt. Event ids that are associated: us70005ryt.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 125 km SSE of Itoman, Japan.
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