A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 253 km SE of Hachijo-jima, Japan (157 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 141.8992° East, 31.6518° North, depth 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us600045rw. Unique identifier: us600045rw. 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: 17/06/19 / 2019-06-17 22:28:22 / June 17, 2019 @ 10:28 pm. The temblor was picked up at 07:28:22 / 7:28 am (local time epicenter).
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 twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 253 km SE of Hachijo-jima, Japan.
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