A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bigr. Id of event: us6000bigr. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:06:56 / 11:06 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 23:06:56 / August 17, 2020 @ 11:06 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 142.0522 East, latitude 30.6989 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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