A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Volcano Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/10/20 / 2020-10-07 18:04:18 / October 7, 2020 @ 6:04 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000c6ik. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c6ik. The temblor was detected at 18:04:18 / 6:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 142.9844 East, latitude 23.402 North, depth = 38.59 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.59 km (24 miles).
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 one and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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