A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:23:59 / 2:23 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 443.81 km (276 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/09/17 / 2017-09-05 17:23:59 / September 5, 2017 @ 5:23 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000arpd. Unique identifier: us2000arpd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 443.81 km, 139.7243° East, 29.2389° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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