A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 35 km NW of Hachijo-jima, Japan (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:06:41 / 10:06 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/03/20 / 2020-03-13 13:06:41 / March 13, 2020 @ 1:06 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60008ezs. Id of event: us60008ezs. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 139.5175° East, 33.2933° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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