A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 108 km NE of Chichi-shima, Japan (67 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 14:11:09 / 2:11 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006sbu. Id of event: us70006sbu. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/12/19 / 2019-12-30 04:11:09 / December 30, 2019 @ 4:11 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 142.8735 East, latitude 27.871 North, depth = 10.88 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.88 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 108 km NE of Chichi-shima, Japan.
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