A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 158 km ENE of Iwo Jima, Japan (98 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/06/17 / 2017-06-25 15:09:42 / June 25, 2017 @ 3:09 pm. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:09:42 / 1:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 142.6902 East, latitude 25.5128 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us100095jy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100095jy. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 158 km ENE of Iwo Jima, Japan.
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