A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/09/15 / 2015-09-27 23:23:16 / September 27, 2015 @ 11:23 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 139.0578 East, latitude 30.1068 North, depth = 399.92 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10003mhj. Event ids that are associated: us10003mhj. The temblor was detected at 08:23:16 / 8:23 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 399.92 km (248 miles).
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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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