A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Unique identifier: us10005hxx. Ids that are associated to the event: us10005hxx. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/05/16 / 2016-05-17 11:36:56 / May 17, 2016 @ 11:36 am. The temblor was detected at 20:36:56 / 8:36 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 142.1614° East, 30.7743° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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