A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:25:19 / 9:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/09/17 / 2017-09-23 12:25:19 / September 23, 2017 @ 12:25 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 142.1234° East, 31.1689° North, depth 10 km. Unique identifier: us2000atjm. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000atjm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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