A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 64 km SSW of Yonakuni, Japan (40 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude 122.7725 East, latitude 23.9188 North, depth = 38.09 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:13:09 / 10:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/09/20 / 2020-09-20 22:13:09 / September 20, 2020 @ 10:13 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us6000c0mp. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c0mp. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.09 km (24 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km SSW of Yonakuni, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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