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). Event id: us60006lqp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006lqp. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/12/19 / 2019-12-03 19:16:52 / December 3, 2019 @ 7:16 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 142.477° East, 30.9185° North, depth 22.2 km. The temblor was detected at 04:16:52 / 4:16 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.2 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 one and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Izu Islands, Japan region.
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