A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 62 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan (39 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/06/20 / 2020-06-18 17:59:33 / June 18, 2020 @ 5:59 pm. Exact location, longitude 123.4271° East, latitude 24.8711° North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us7000aayh. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000aayh. The temblor was detected at 17:59:33 / 5:59 pm (local time epicenter). 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).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days fourty-four, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days sixty-five 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 62 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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