A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/09/15 / 2015-09-10 21:06:54 / September 10, 2015 @ 9:06 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 06:06:54 / 6:06 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20003my6. Ids that are associated to the event: us20003my6. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.33 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 142.1514° East, 31.2085° North, depth 26.33 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days seventy-one 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Izu Islands, Japan region. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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