A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 62 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan (39 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 123.3769° East, 24.911° North, depth 10 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:30:08 / 7:30 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/06/20 / 2020-06-19 07:30:08 / June 19, 2020 @ 7:30 am. 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: us6000aepp. Id of event: us6000aepp.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 62 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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