A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km SE of Shingu, Japan (63 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us70007qqv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007qqv. 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 386.58 km (240 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 136.8355° East, latitude 33.1608° North, depth = 386.58 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/02/20 / 2020-02-15 06:08:24 / February 15, 2020 @ 6:08 am. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:08:24 / 3:08 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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