A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 47 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan (29 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.12 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 123.2383 East, latitude 24.8367 North, depth = 14.12 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 13:47:16 / 1:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/06/20 / 2020-06-15 13:47:16 / June 15, 2020 @ 1:47 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000ac7p. Event ids that are associated: us6000ac7p.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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: 47 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan.
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