A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 23:17:14 / 11:17 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us70009bpt. Unique identifier: us70009bpt. Exact location, longitude 141.4828° East, latitude 30.0584° North, depth = 54.34 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/05/20 / 2020-05-07 14:17:14 / May 7, 2020 @ 2:17 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 54.34 km (34 miles).
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 in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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