A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 127 km NNW of Hirara, Japan (79 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 139.2 km (86 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 125.0326° East, latitude 25.9299° North, depth = 139.2 km. Unique identifier: us6000c6ps. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c6ps. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/10/20 / 2020-10-02 12:15:00 / October 2, 2020 @ 12:15 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 12:15:00 / 12:15 pm (local time epicenter).
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 127 km NNW of Hirara, Japan.
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