A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Bonin Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/06/20 / 2020-06-16 21:00:14 / June 16, 2020 @ 9:00 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ah7m. Id of event: us6000ah7m. The earthquake occurred 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). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 143.7364 East, latitude 27.0494 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 21:00:14 / 9:00 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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