A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 251 km ESE of Yamada, Japan (156 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: us7000ck3h. Event ids that are associated: us7000ck3h. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/11/20 / 2020-11-23 19:54:35 / November 23, 2020 @ 7:54 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 144.8003 East, latitude 38.9957 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 19:54:35 / 7:54 pm (local time epicenter).
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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: 251 km ESE of Yamada, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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