A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:51:25 / 5:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/10/19 / 2019-10-09 08:51:25 / October 9, 2019 @ 8:51 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 418.78 km (260 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005shn. Id of event: us70005shn. Exact location of event, depth 418.78 km, 138.9888° East, 30.0451° North.
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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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