A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 15 km W of Yonakuni, Japan (9 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 18.41 km, 122.8529° East, 24.4518° North. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:23:26 / 4:23 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000aevn. Event ids that are associated: us6000aevn. Global time and date of event 14/06/20 / 2020-06-14 16:23:26 / June 14, 2020 @ 4:23 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 18.41 km (11 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 15 km W of Yonakuni, Japan.
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