A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes 209 km SE of Iwo Jima, Japan (130 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.78 km (30 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 142.8199 East, latitude 23.4759 North, depth = 48.78 km. Unique identifier: us70003u7m. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003u7m. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/06/19 / 2019-06-01 20:13:57 / June 1, 2019 @ 8:13 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:13:57 / 6:13 am (local time epicenter).
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 fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 209 km SE of Iwo Jima, Japan.
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