A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 38 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan (24 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000ac12. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000ac12. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:53:39 / 4:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/06/20 / 2020-06-15 04:53:39 / June 15, 2020 @ 4:53 am. Exact location of earthquake, 123.1051° East, 24.7995° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 38 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan.
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