A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Hasaki in Japan on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006bxc. Id of event: us60006bxc. The temblor was reported at 13:31:09 / 1:31 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 07/11/19 / 2019-11-07 04:31:09 / November 7, 2019 @ 4:31 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 141.1547° East, 35.4853° North.
Event epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Sakura (c. 182 500 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Narita (c. 100 600 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Mobara (c. 97 300 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Yotsukaidō (c. 86 700 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Yachimata (c. 83 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Katori-shi (c. 83 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Edosaki, Inashiki, Yotsukaidō (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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