A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Volcano Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 20:39:36 / 8:39 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000bgga. Event ids that are associated: us7000bgga. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/08/20 / 2020-08-27 20:39:36 / August 27, 2020 @ 8:39 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 163.53 km (102 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 141.2912° East, latitude 25.7424° North, depth = 163.53 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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