A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Yonakuni in Japan on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, 122.3486° East, 24.3136° North, depth 63.63 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/06/20 / 2020-06-29 12:52:48 / June 29, 2020 @ 12:52 pm. 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: us7000aeb6. Unique identifier: us7000aeb6. The epicenter was at a depth of 63.63 km (40 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:52:48 / 12:52 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Taiwan (c. 22 894 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hualian, Yilan (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Hualian (c. 350 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Yilan (c. 94 200 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 68 km WSW of Yonakuni, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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