A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Izu 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: 01/01/21 / 2021-01-01 01:50:51 / January 1, 2021 @ 1:50 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d7q2. Unique identifier: us6000d7q2. The temblor was picked up at 01:50:51 / 1:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 142.065° East, 30.6257° North, depth 10 km.
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 twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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