A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 31 km S of Sayhut, Yemen (19 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: us2000a22e. Event ids that are associated: us2000a22e. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 51.2143° East, 14.9252° North. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:23:55 / 7:23 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/07/17 / 2017-07-28 04:23:55 / July 28, 2017 @ 4:23 am UTC/GMT.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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 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: 31 km S of Sayhut, Yemen. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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