A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 410 km (255 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 13:09:50 / 1:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 139.8271° East, 29.1955° North, depth 410 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 13:09:50 / August 9, 2020 @ 1:09 pm. Event id: us6000benx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000benx.
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 fourteen 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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