A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 66 km NW of Yonakuni, Japan (41 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:34:06 / 8:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 122.6254° East, 24.957° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000ddwq. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000ddwq. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/01/21 / 2021-01-25 20:34:06 / January 25, 2021 @ 8:34 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 66 km NW of Yonakuni, Japan.
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