A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 211 km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan (131 miles). Id of earthquake: us60007mw5. Event ids that are associated: us60007mw5. Exact location of event, longitude 140.1622 East, latitude 27.6038 North, depth = 460.93 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/02/20 / 2020-02-02 19:35:12 / February 2, 2020 @ 7:35 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 460.93 km (286 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:35:12 / 4:35 am (local time epicenter).
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 211 km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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