A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 61 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan (38 miles). Unique identifier: us7000ajcc. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ajcc. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/06/20 / 2020-06-30 12:33:20 / June 30, 2020 @ 12:33 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:33:20 / 12:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 123.3619 East, latitude 24.9155 North, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifty-three and in the last 365 days seventy-three 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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