A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 242 km NW of Chichi-shima, Japan (150 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 122.73 km (76 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:05:11 / 11:05 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/12/19 / 2019-12-01 14:05:11 / December 1, 2019 @ 2:05 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us60006pgm. Event ids that are associated: us60006pgm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 140.6792 East, latitude 28.7923 North, depth = 122.73 km.
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 242 km NW of Chichi-shima, Japan.
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