A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) was reported 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Hasaki in Japan on Wednesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.42 km (16 miles). 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: us7000aabt. Unique identifier: us7000aabt. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 19:47:44 / June 24, 2020 @ 7:47 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 141.1375 East, latitude 35.4536 North, depth = 25.42 km. The 5.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:47:44 / 7:47 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Nagareyama, Hitachi-Naka, Matsudo. Close country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 93 km (58 miles) from Chiba (c. 919 700 pop), 108 km (67 miles) from Funabashi (c. 560 700 pop), 118 km (73 miles) from Matsudo (c. 470 300 pop), 115 km (71 miles) from Kashiwa (c. 340 200 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Ichihara (c. 283 500 pop), 117 km (73 miles) from Mito-shi (c. 246 500 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Sakura (c. 182 500 pop), 118 km (73 miles) from Hitachi-Naka (c. 156 800 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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