A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes off the east coast of Honshu, Japan (0 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, longitude 144.7136 East, latitude 37.2316 North, depth = 26.7 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/10/20 / 2020-10-15 12:54:52 / October 15, 2020 @ 12:54 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 12:54:52 / 12:54 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000cal5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cal5. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.7 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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