A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 215 km SE of Hachijo-jima, Japan (134 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude 141.6903° East, latitude 31.9821° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/06/19 / 2019-06-08 21:39:07 / June 8, 2019 @ 9:39 pm. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:39:07 / 6:39 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003xck. Id of event: us70003xck. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 215 km SE of Hachijo-jima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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