A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 103 km E of Codrington, Barbuda (64 miles). Event id: us2000anz4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000anz4. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/09/17 / 2017-09-16 05:43:32 / September 16, 2017 @ 5:43 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 32.6 km (20 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:43:32 / 1:43 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -60.854° West, latitude 17.4925° North, depth = 32.6 km.
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 103 km E of Codrington, Barbuda. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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