A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 99 km NW of Nago, Japan (62 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000df08. Id of event: us7000df08. Exact location of event, depth 109.42 km, 127.3139° East, 27.2764° North. Global time and date of event 02/03/21 / 2021-03-02 23:42:18 / March 2, 2021 @ 11:42 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 109.42 km (68 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:42:18 / 11:42 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 99 km NW of Nago, Japan.
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