A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 203 km SE of Shizunai, Japan (126 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.34 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:56:12 / 10:56 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000408c. Unique identifier: us6000408c. Exact location, longitude 144.1037° East, latitude 41.0453° North, depth = 8.34 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/06/19 / 2019-06-13 00:56:12 / June 13, 2019 @ 12:56 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 203 km SE of Shizunai, Japan.
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