A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Bonin Islands, Japan region (0 miles) on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cn32. Unique identifier: us7000cn32. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 143.7232° East, latitude 26.8496° North, depth = 5.63 km. The temblor was detected at 21:59:24 / 9:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/12/20 / 2020-12-02 21:59:24 / December 2, 2020 @ 9:59 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.63 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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