A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Bonin Islands, Japan region (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 421.45 km (262 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 05:09:39 / 5:09 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us100098f4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100098f4. Global time and date of event 09/07/17 / 2017-07-09 20:09:39 / July 9, 2017 @ 8:09 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 421.45 km, 139.4628° East, 28.9221° North.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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