A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 116 km ENE of Hasaki, Japan (72 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was reported at 20:26:19 / 8:26 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/07/20 / 2020-07-16 20:26:19 / July 16, 2020 @ 8:26 pm. Exact location, longitude 141.9899° East, latitude 36.1915° North, depth = 29.49 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.49 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us6000b2qn. Event ids that are associated: us6000b2qn. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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