A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 59 kilometers (37 miles) from Katsuura in Japan on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 140.5127 East, latitude 34.6345 North, depth = 68.37 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/07/20 / 2020-07-03 13:33:00 / July 3, 2020 @ 1:33 pm UTC/GMT. 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: us7000akqs. Unique identifier: us7000akqs. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:33:00 / 1:33 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 68.37 km (42 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mobara, Tateyama, Ōhara. Earthquake epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from Mobara (c. 97 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Tateyama (c. 50 100 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Kawaguchi (c. 29 100 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Katsuura (c. 22 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Ōhara (c. 20 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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