A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 423.84 km (263 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/01/19 / 2019-01-13 07:33:35 / January 13, 2019 @ 7:33 am. Exact location of earthquake, 138.8115° East, 30.0749° North, depth 423.84 km. Id of earthquake: us2000j3gg. Event ids that are associated: us2000j3gg. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 16:33:35 / 4:33 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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