A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 124 km N of Bereeda, Somalia (77 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008dk5. Unique identifier: us10008dk5. The temblor was picked up at 12:47:30 / 12:47 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.92 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 51.0583 East, latitude 12.9974 North, depth = 14.92 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 09:47:30 / March 26, 2017 @ 9:47 am.
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. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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