A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 155 km ESE of Shingu, Japan (96 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/05/20 / 2020-05-03 00:35:05 / May 3, 2020 @ 12:35 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 363.2 km (226 miles). Exact location, longitude 137.425° East, latitude 33.0255° North, depth = 363.2 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 09:35:05 / 9:35 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000993d. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000993d.
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. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 155 km ESE of Shingu, Japan.
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