A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 287 km ESE of Naze, Japan (178 miles) on Thursday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:16:45 / 1:16 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000b9pw. Event ids that are associated: us6000b9pw. Global time and date of event 30/07/20 / 2020-07-30 01:16:45 / July 30, 2020 @ 1:16 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 132.1932° East, 27.3974° North.
Every 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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