A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 03/01/18 / 2018-01-03 15:06:07 / January 3, 2018 @ 3:06 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 140.3128 East, latitude 29.5928 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000cke1. Unique identifier: us2000cke1. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:06:07 / 12:06 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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