A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 37 km SW of Tennant Creek, Australia (23 miles). Exact location of event, depth 6.49 km, 133.9267° East, -19.8692° South. Event id: us20009j83. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009j83. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.49 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 28/05/17 / 2017-05-28 16:50:23 / May 28, 2017 @ 4:50 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 02:20:23 / 2:20 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 37 km SW of Tennant Creek, Australia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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