A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 156 km S of Oyama, Japan (97 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/10/19 / 2019-10-21 17:17:50 / October 21, 2019 @ 5:17 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005wts. Unique identifier: us70005wts. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 138.0189 East, latitude 33.2027 North, depth = 293.99 km. The temblor was detected at 02:17:50 / 2:17 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 293.99 km (183 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 156 km S of Oyama, Japan.
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