A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 233 km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan (145 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/08/20 / 2020-08-11 13:36:58 / August 11, 2020 @ 1:36 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 143.777 East, latitude 37.6404 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us6000bg1d. Event ids that are associated: us6000bg1d. The temblor was detected at 13:36:58 / 1:36 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 233 km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan.
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