A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 104 km ESE of Kitaibaraki, Japan (65 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 43.35 km (27 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/01/20 / 2020-01-25 11:01:20 / January 25, 2020 @ 11:01 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007fn7. Id of event: us60007fn7. The temblor was reported at 20:01:20 / 8:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 141.8589 East, latitude 36.4852 North, depth = 43.35 km.
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 three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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