A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 69 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan (43 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 118.36 km (74 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/07/20 / 2020-07-05 13:46:06 / July 5, 2020 @ 1:46 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000al9v. Event ids that are associated: us7000al9v. Exact location of earthquake, 123.389° East, 24.9816° North, depth 118.36 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 13:46:06 / 1:46 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 four, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 69 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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