A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 54 kilometers (34 miles) from Yonakuni in Japan. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000abry. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000abry. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 123.3066° East, 24.8657° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 19:26:20 / 7:26 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/06/20 / 2020-06-14 19:26:20 / June 14, 2020 @ 7:26 pm.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ishigaki (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 104 km (64 miles) from Ishigaki (c. 44 800 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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