According to BBC News, the US Pacific Command says the missile was launched from the Piyungan military airfield. After 37 minutes it falls into the Japan Sea.
South Korea says the missile was thrown at 9:40 am on Tuesday, local time. It traveled 930 kilometers.
In recent months, Pyongyang has conducted several nuclear and missile tests. The tension increased.
Japanese officials say the missile could fall under the water sector in the economic zone of the country. The United States says they have not received any threat from North Korea.
North Korean missile tests in Japan Sea last May Japan responded with a resounding response. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said that the United States and South Korea have to put pressure on Pyongyang as one.
Shinzo Abe said that China's President C China Ping and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet in Moscow to call for a more constructive role.
In a message on Twitter, US President Donald Trump said in a message to North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, "Does this person have to do anything else in life?" Trump had earlier said that Kim is quite fashionable.