A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/02/16 / 2016-02-14 18:09:26 / February 14, 2016 @ 6:09 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000505t. Unique identifier: us2000505t. The 5.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:09:26 / 3:09 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 412.8 km (257 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 138.8501° East, 30.3018° North, depth 412.8 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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