A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 212 km SSE of Shimoda, Japan (132 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/03/21 / 2021-03-02 01:50:40 / March 2, 2021 @ 1:50 am. Id of earthquake: us7000dern. Event ids that are associated: us7000dern. The temblor was picked up at 01:50:40 / 1:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 139.9582 East, latitude 32.9541 North, depth = 143.19 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 143.19 km (89 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 twelve 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 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: 212 km SSE of Shimoda, Japan.
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