A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 133 km N of Bereeda, Somalia (83 miles). The temblor was picked up at 15:51:12 / 3:51 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/04/16 / 2016-04-06 12:51:12 / April 6, 2016 @ 12:51 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 51.2247° East, 13.0683° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005fu8. Id of event: us20005fu8.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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