A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 140.3746 East, latitude 30.4107 North, depth = 45.69 km. The temblor was picked up at 10:57:17 / 10:57 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 45.69 km (28 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/06/17 / 2017-06-01 01:57:17 / June 1, 2017 @ 1:57 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20009la2. Event ids that are associated: us20009la2.
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 in the same area. 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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