A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 43 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan (27 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/06/20 / 2020-06-15 14:03:02 / June 15, 2020 @ 2:03 pm. The temblor was reported at 14:03:02 / 2:03 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000aexn. Unique identifier: us6000aexn. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.25 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 123.2115° East, 24.8102° North, depth 14.25 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-seven, in the last 10 days thirty-nine, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 43 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan.
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