A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Exact location, longitude 141.5691° East, latitude 32.3975° North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cbqq. Unique identifier: us7000cbqq. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:06:55 / 8:06 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/11/20 / 2020-11-07 08:06:55 / November 7, 2020 @ 8:06 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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