A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 95 km SSE of Halls Creek, Australia (59 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100075ug. Id of event: us100075ug. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.61 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/11/16 / 2016-11-06 09:54:32 / November 6, 2016 @ 9:54 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.0019 East, latitude -19.1015 South, depth = 10.61 km. The temblor was detected at 17:54:32 / 5:54 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 one 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 95 km SSE of Halls Creek, Australia.
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