A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 104 km S of Koshima, Japan (65 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 04/09/20 / 2020-09-04 19:36:21 / September 4, 2020 @ 7:36 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.59 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 19:36:21 / 7:36 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 130.5725 East, latitude 29.294 North, depth = 13.59 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bi29. Id of event: us7000bi29.
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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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