A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 105 km SE of Ishigaki, Japan (65 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 124.9476 East, latitude 23.7229 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 01:26:29 / 1:26 am (local time epicenter). 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). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/02/21 / 2021-02-01 01:26:29 / February 1, 2021 @ 1:26 am. Event id: us6000dfvk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dfvk.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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