A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Volcano Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 144.7058° East, 22.6739° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:54:03 / 12:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/12/20 / 2020-12-08 00:54:03 / December 8, 2020 @ 12:54 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us7000cp0e. Event ids that are associated: us7000cp0e.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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