A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Bonin Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Unique identifier: us20008usj. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008usj. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 09:50:38 / March 26, 2017 @ 9:50 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 502.89 km (312 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 138.7498° East, 28.8963° North, depth 502.89 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 18:50:38 / 6:50 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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