A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 96.71 km (60 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/07/17 / 2017-07-08 19:36:28 / July 8, 2017 @ 7:36 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:36:28 / 7:36 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20009w93. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009w93. Exact location of event, longitude 140.9765 East, latitude 29.499 North, depth = 96.71 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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