A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Volcano Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bh4s. Unique identifier: us6000bh4s. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.4274 East, latitude 22.23 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 00:23:30 / 12:23 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 00:23:30 / August 13, 2020 @ 12:23 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 seven 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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