A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 64 km SSW of Yonakuni, Japan (40 miles). Unique identifier: us60007lis. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007lis. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/01/20 / 2020-01-22 14:32:44 / January 22, 2020 @ 2:32 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34 km (21 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:32:44 / 10:32 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 34 km, 122.7135° East, 23.9482° North.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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