A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 299 km S of Hachijo-jima, Japan (186 miles) on Thursday. Unique identifier: us70008iyi. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008iyi. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global time and date of event 25/03/20 / 2020-03-25 17:43:43 / March 25, 2020 @ 5:43 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, 140.2907° East, 30.418° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:43:43 / 2:43 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 299 km S of Hachijo-jima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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