A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Ryukyu Islands, Japan (0 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:15:27 / 7:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/07/17 / 2017-07-19 07:15:27 / July 19, 2017 @ 7:15 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009xu0. Unique identifier: us20009xu0. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 99.41 km (62 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 99.41 km, 126.5732° East, 26.4679° North.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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