A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 131 km WNW of Naha, Japan (81 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000a60e. Unique identifier: us6000a60e. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:01:27 / 8:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 126.5276 East, latitude 26.7813 North, depth = 59.55 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/05/20 / 2020-05-28 20:01:27 / May 28, 2020 @ 8:01 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 59.55 km (37 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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