A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 54 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan (34 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/06/20 / 2020-06-15 13:30:58 / June 15, 2020 @ 1:30 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 123.3029 East, latitude 24.8724 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ac7l. Id of event: us6000ac7l. The temblor was detected at 13:30:58 / 1:30 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 54 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan.
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