A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 189 km S of Hachijo-jima, Japan (117 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/05/20 / 2020-05-24 09:36:15 / May 24, 2020 @ 9:36 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009pe7. Id of event: us70009pe7. Exact location of event, depth 123.01 km, 140.0989° East, 31.3948° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 123.01 km (76 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 18:36:15 / 6:36 pm (local time epicenter).
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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 189 km S of Hachijo-jima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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