A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 86 km S of Yonakuni, Japan (53 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 122.9761 East, latitude 23.687 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us600044q9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600044q9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/06/19 / 2019-06-22 21:00:02 / June 22, 2019 @ 9:00 pm. The temblor was detected at 05:00:02 / 5:00 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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: 86 km S of Yonakuni, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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