A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bmki. Id of event: us7000bmki. Exact location, longitude 140.0862° East, latitude 30.5156° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/09/20 / 2020-09-13 00:14:10 / September 13, 2020 @ 12:14 am. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:14:10 / 12:14 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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