A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 142.5395 East, latitude 30.5451 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:50:38 / 1:50 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70005xq9. Unique identifier: us70005xq9. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/10/19 / 2019-10-15 15:50:38 / October 15, 2019 @ 3:50 pm. The epicenter was 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).
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 thirty-one 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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