A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Kosai-shi in Japan on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hv2r. Id of event: us1000hv2r. The temblor was detected at 01:19:25 / 1:19 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 137.6236 East, latitude 34.7343 North, depth = 289.38 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 289.38 km (180 miles). Global time and date of event 14/11/18 / 2018-11-14 16:19:25 / November 14, 2018 @ 4:19 pm UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the event was 82 km (51 miles) from Nagoya-shi (c. 2 191 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Shizuoka-shi (c. 701 600 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Hamamatsu (c. 605 100 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Toyohashi (c. 378 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Toyota (c. 362 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Okazaki (c. 352 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ise, Iida, Komaki (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 8 km ENE of Kosai-shi, Japan.
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