A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 210 km S of Ōyama, Japan (130 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cg4i. Id of event: us7000cg4i. Exact location of event, longitude 138.2181 East, latitude 32.7025 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 04:12:46 / 4:12 am (local time epicenter). 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 event in UTC/GMT: 12/11/20 / 2020-11-12 04:12:46 / November 12, 2020 @ 4:12 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 210 km S of Ōyama, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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