A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 18 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan (11 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 123.0426 East, latitude 24.6255 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000ac7t. Unique identifier: us6000ac7t. The temblor was detected at 13:26:48 / 1:26 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 15/06/20 / 2020-06-15 13:26:48 / June 15, 2020 @ 1:26 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 18 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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