A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 07:20:44 / 7:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 141.9796° East, 30.7995° North. Unique identifier: us6000ben3. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000ben3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 07:20:44 / August 9, 2020 @ 7:20 am.
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 seven, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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