A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Volcano Islands, Japan region (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 14:37:30 / 2:37 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/11/20 / 2020-11-09 14:37:30 / November 9, 2020 @ 2:37 pm. Exact location, longitude 143.4581° East, latitude 23.834° North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ce9f. Id of event: us7000ce9f.
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. 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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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