A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 98 km NNE of Awaran, Pakistan (61 miles) on Saturday. 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: us20008swt. Id of event: us20008swt. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/03/17 / 2017-03-18 00:31:34 / March 18, 2017 @ 12:31 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.41 km (15 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:31:34 / 5:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 23.41 km, 65.5345° East, 27.3027° North.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 98 km NNE of Awaran, Pakistan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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