A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Minamirinkan in Japan. The temblor was picked up at 13:48:33 / 1:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/06/20 / 2020-06-06 13:48:33 / June 6, 2020 @ 1:48 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 97.3 km (60 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 139.5434 East, latitude 35.4834 North, depth = 97.3 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000a7lt. Unique identifier: us6000a7lt.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sano, Ōta, Sakai-nakajima (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). The epicenter was 27 km (16 miles) from Tokyo (c. 8 336 600 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Yokohama (c. 3 574 400 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from Kawasaki (c. 1 306 800 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Saitama (c. 1 193 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Yono (c. 1 077 700 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Chiba (c. 919 700 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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