A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 196 km SSE of Kushiro, Japan (122 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:29:31 / 1:29 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 145.114° East, 41.2924° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/06/18 / 2018-06-19 15:29:31 / June 19, 2018 @ 3:29 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000eyqx. Unique identifier: us1000eyqx.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 196 km SSE of Kushiro, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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