A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 11:38:38 / October 28, 2020 @ 11:38 am. Event id: us7000c9rt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c9rt. The epicenter was at a depth of 50.58 km (31 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 50.58 km, 139.9548° East, 30.0743° North. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:38:38 / 11:38 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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