A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 110 km ENE of Miyako, Japan (68 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.12 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 20:19:07 / 8:19 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ajn0. Unique identifier: us7000ajn0. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/07/20 / 2020-07-07 20:19:07 / July 7, 2020 @ 8:19 pm. Exact location, longitude 143.2028° East, latitude 39.8574° North, depth = 28.12 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 110 km ENE of Miyako, Japan.
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