A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Monday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:16:46 / 3:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 140.3454° East, latitude 30.4522° North, depth = 118.73 km. Event id: us7000alfa. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000alfa. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 118.73 km (74 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 15:16:46 / July 6, 2020 @ 3:16 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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