A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Volcano Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Global time and date of event 21/12/20 / 2020-12-21 06:10:47 / December 21, 2020 @ 6:10 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 06:10:47 / 6:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 160.46 km (100 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 142.3918° East, 22.9873° North, depth 160.46 km. Id of earthquake: us6000d5f2. Event ids that are associated: us6000d5f2.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ten 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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