A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/09/19 / 2019-09-21 07:50:55 / September 21, 2019 @ 7:50 am. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:50:55 / 5:50 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 142.8559° East, 31.0416° North, depth 10 km. Unique identifier: us70005mke. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005mke.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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