A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:40:13 / 9:40 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.66 km (31 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008ibw. Unique identifier: us10008ibw. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/04/17 / 2017-04-17 09:40:13 / April 17, 2017 @ 9:40 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 140.2983 East, latitude 29.8778 North, depth = 50.66 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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