A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 116 km E of Namie, Japan (72 miles). Exact location, longitude 142.3011° East, latitude 37.3307° North, depth = 41.64 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/04/20 / 2020-04-10 12:40:53 / April 10, 2020 @ 12:40 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:40:53 / 9:40 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41.64 km (26 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008ye7. Id of event: us70008ye7.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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