A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 95 km SSE of Kushiro, Japan (59 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: us6000dh3i. Event ids that are associated: us6000dh3i. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/02/21 / 2021-02-08 14:39:56 / February 8, 2021 @ 2:39 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 144.9664 East, latitude 42.2335 North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:39:56 / 2:39 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 95 km SSE of Kushiro, Japan.
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