A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 95 km ENE of Iwo Jima, Japan (59 miles). Event id: us20009kmz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009kmz. Exact location of earthquake, 142.2528° East, 24.9968° North, depth 32.13 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.13 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 04/06/17 / 2017-06-04 18:46:12 / June 4, 2017 @ 6:46 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 03:46:12 / 3:46 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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