A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Bonin Islands, Japan region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/12/20 / 2020-12-02 07:30:41 / December 2, 2020 @ 7:30 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.82 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us7000cm13. Event ids that are associated: us7000cm13. Exact location of earthquake, 143.7138° East, 27.0129° North, depth 17.82 km. The temblor was detected at 07:30:41 / 7:30 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 thirteen 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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