A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us70003nji. Event ids that are associated: us70003nji. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/05/19 / 2019-05-12 11:51:38 / May 12, 2019 @ 11:51 am. Exact location of event, longitude 141.8308 East, latitude 30.6728 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 20:51:38 / 8:51 pm (local time epicenter).
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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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