A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 458 km SSE of Shimoda, Japan (285 miles). Global time and date of event 01/06/20 / 2020-06-01 10:31:07 / June 1, 2020 @ 10:31 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000a3ka. Unique identifier: us6000a3ka. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 10:31:07 / 10:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 140.3311° East, 30.7142° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 458 km SSE of Shimoda, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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