A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 178 km WSW of Utsira, Norway (111 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 1.8602° East, 58.9387° North. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:33:44 / 1:33 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us100095hh. Event ids that are associated: us100095hh. Global time and date of event 30/06/17 / 2017-06-30 13:33:44 / June 30, 2017 @ 1:33 pm UTC/GMT. 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).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 178 km WSW of Utsira, Norway.
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