A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 38 km NNW of Iwo Jima, Japan (24 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 139.83 km (87 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70004qdm. Id of event: us70004qdm. Global time and date of event 22/07/19 / 2019-07-22 07:51:50 / July 22, 2019 @ 7:51 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 16:51:50 / 4:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 141.1429° East, latitude 25.0804° North, depth = 139.83 km.
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 38 km NNW of Iwo Jima, Japan.
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