A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Thursday. Event id: us6000bh4v. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bh4v. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 01:14:17 / August 13, 2020 @ 1:14 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 141.9225° East, 30.7431° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:14:17 / 1:14 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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