A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Asahi in Japan. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:10:09 / 9:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 45.72 km (28 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/07/19 / 2019-07-23 00:10:09 / July 23, 2019 @ 12:10 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us70004qxq. Ids that are associated to the event: us70004qxq. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 140.6837 East, latitude 35.6058 North, depth = 45.72 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kasukabe, Kasama, Shimotoda (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Tokyo (c. 8 336 600 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Kawasaki (c. 1 306 800 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Chiba (c. 919 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Funabashi (c. 560 700 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Matsudo (c. 470 300 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Kawaguchi (c. 468 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km SSE of Asahi, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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