A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Tateyama in Japan. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 54.79 km (34 miles). Exact location of event, depth 54.79 km, 139.8384° East, 34.9757° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/06/20 / 2020-06-15 23:27:23 / June 15, 2020 @ 11:27 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:27:23 / 11:27 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000acir. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000acir.
Nearby country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fussa, Hatogaya-honchō, Asaka. Epicenter of the earthquake was 80 km (50 miles) from Tokyo (c. 8 336 600 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Yokohama (c. 3 574 400 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Kawasaki (c. 1 306 800 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Chiba (c. 919 700 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Hachiōji (c. 579 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Funabashi (c. 560 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Matsudo (c. 470 300 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 2 km WSW of Tateyama, Japan.
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