A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Ina in Japan on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 07:02:16 / 7:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 137.6121° East, latitude 35.8174° North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/06/17 / 2017-06-24 22:02:16 / June 24, 2017 @ 10:02 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009piw. Unique identifier: us20009piw.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Anjō, Kanie, Nagano-shi. Epicenter of the earthquake was 95 km (59 miles) from Nagoya-shi (c. 2 191 300 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Gifu-shi (c. 397 700 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Toyota (c. 362 400 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Nagano-shi (c. 360 200 pop), 105 km (65 miles) from Okazaki (c. 352 400 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Toyama-shi (c. 325 500 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Kasugai (c. 298 600 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 30 km W of Ina, Japan.
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