A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 139 km ESE of Hirara, Japan (86 miles) on Tuesday. 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: us7000bpu1. Unique identifier: us7000bpu1. Exact location, longitude 126.5269° East, latitude 24.2352° North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/09/20 / 2020-09-15 04:23:50 / September 15, 2020 @ 4:23 am. The temblor was picked up at 04:23:50 / 4:23 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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