A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 29 km WNW of Yonakuni, Japan (18 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 122.7425 East, latitude 24.5936 North, depth = 95.14 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/12/19 / 2019-12-06 19:32:32 / December 6, 2019 @ 7:32 pm. Unique identifier: us60006n83. Ids that are associated to the event: us60006n83. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:32:32 / 3:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 95.14 km (59 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 fourty-five 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.
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