A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Wednesday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:04:39 / 3:04 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005eam. Id of event: us70005eam. Global time and date of event 10/09/19 / 2019-09-10 18:04:39 / September 10, 2019 @ 6:04 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 375.18 km (233 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 139.4005 East, latitude 29.4118 North, depth = 375.18 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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