A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 138 km N of Bereeda, Somalia (86 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/03/18 / 2018-03-14 23:38:43 / March 14, 2018 @ 11:38 pm. 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). Id of earthquake: us1000d4hf. Event ids that are associated: us1000d4hf. Exact location, longitude 50.9302° East, latitude 13.1124° North, depth = 10 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:38:43 / 2:38 am (local time epicenter).
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every 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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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 138 km N of Bereeda, Somalia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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