A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes West of Macquarie Island (0 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 13:43:41 / 1:43 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008ha4. Unique identifier: us10008ha4. Global time and date of event 09/04/17 / 2017-04-09 04:43:41 / April 9, 2017 @ 4:43 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.52 km (10 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 139.687° East, -52.1167° South, depth 16.52 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: West of Macquarie Island. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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