A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 97 km ENE of Hachinohe, Japan (60 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007nuj. Id of event: us70007nuj. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/02/20 / 2020-02-03 07:10:13 / February 3, 2020 @ 7:10 am. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:10:13 / 5:10 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 142.5502° East, 40.8688° North, depth 57.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 57.6 km (36 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 97 km ENE of Hachinohe, Japan.
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