A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 115 km SE of Hirara, Japan (71 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: us6000df8r. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000df8r. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.0341 East, latitude 24.0081 North, depth = 10 km. 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 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/02/21 / 2021-02-07 00:53:52 / February 7, 2021 @ 12:53 am. The temblor was reported at 00:53:52 / 12:53 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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