A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 232 km SE of Chichi-shima, Japan (144 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/02/20 / 2020-02-25 15:00:07 / February 25, 2020 @ 3:00 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 143.7073° East, latitude 25.4672° North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us600089b5. Event ids that are associated: us600089b5. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:00:07 / 1:00 am (local time epicenter).
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 232 km SE of Chichi-shima, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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