A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, West of Macquarie Island (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 148.9844 East, latitude -59.835 South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100097rx. Id of event: us100097rx. The temblor was detected at 10:03:31 / 10:03 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/07/17 / 2017-07-03 00:03:31 / July 3, 2017 @ 12:03 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred 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).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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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