A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 132 km ENE of Hachijo-jima, Japan (82 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 141.143° East, 33.4803° North, depth 35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:53:29 / 9:53 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000brnm. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000brnm. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/11/17 / 2017-11-20 00:53:29 / November 20, 2017 @ 12:53 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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