A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:53:03 / 9:53 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 57.9503° East, 12.8325° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us1000da9b. Event ids that are associated: us1000da9b. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/18 / 2018-03-28 17:53:03 / March 28, 2018 @ 5:53 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: Owen Fracture Zone region. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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