A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported 49 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan (30 miles) on Sunday. Id of earthquake: us6000abr4. Event ids that are associated: us6000abr4. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 123.1795 East, latitude 24.8797 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 18:15:11 / 6:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/06/20 / 2020-06-14 18:15:11 / June 14, 2020 @ 6:15 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 49 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan.
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