A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 48 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan (30 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/06/20 / 2020-06-15 02:49:06 / June 15, 2020 @ 2:49 am. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:49:06 / 2:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 123.2922 East, latitude 24.8131 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000aex5. Unique identifier: us6000aex5. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 48 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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