A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 146 km N of Hirara, Japan (91 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 144 km (89 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:54:04 / 9:54 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us60008fve. Unique identifier: us60008fve. Exact location of event, longitude 125.2201 East, latitude 26.1191 North, depth = 144 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/03/20 / 2020-03-15 01:54:04 / March 15, 2020 @ 1:54 am.
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 nine 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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