A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 136 km WSW of Itoman, Japan (85 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 19:48:35 / 7:48 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 19/04/20 / 2020-04-19 11:48:35 / April 19, 2020 @ 11:48 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us60009bi1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60009bi1. Exact location of event, longitude 126.4008 East, latitude 25.6641 North, depth = 42.37 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 42.37 km (26 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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