A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 296 km ENE of Tamrida, Yemen (184 miles). Global time and date of event 30/04/17 / 2017-04-30 15:08:47 / April 30, 2017 @ 3:08 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 19:08:47 / 7:08 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10008prn. Event ids that are associated: us10008prn. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 56.3416 East, latitude 14.0952 North, depth = 10 km.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 296 km ENE of Tamrida, Yemen.
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