A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Bonin Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/12/15 / 2015-12-24 21:07:21 / December 24, 2015 @ 9:07 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 139.5924° East, 28.6461° North, depth 416.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 416.9 km (259 miles). Unique identifier: us100049d4. Ids that are associated to the event: us100049d4. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:07:21 / 6:07 am (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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