A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 152 km NNW of Chichi-shima, Japan (94 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.26 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us60006bi4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006bi4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 141.8154° East, 28.4153° North, depth 21.26 km. Global time and date of event 06/11/19 / 2019-11-06 11:49:56 / November 6, 2019 @ 11:49 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 20:49:56 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventeen 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 152 km NNW of Chichi-shima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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