A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/03/17 / 2017-03-10 15:53:52 / March 10, 2017 @ 3:53 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 141.0343° East, 29.6909° North, depth 106.07 km. The temblor was reported at 00:53:52 / 12:53 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000887f. Unique identifier: us1000887f. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 106.07 km (66 miles).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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