A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Pamandzi in Mayotte on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000ehng. Unique identifier: us1000ehng. The temblor was reported at 06:25:48 / 6:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/06/18 / 2018-06-03 03:25:48 / June 3, 2018 @ 3:25 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 45.5638° East, -12.9105° South.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Acoua, Mtsamboro, M’Tsangamouji (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Mayotte (c. 159 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Mamoudzou (c. 54 800 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Koungou (c. 18 100 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Dzaoudzi (c. 15 300 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Dembeni (c. 10 100 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Sada (c. 9 800 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Pamandzi (c. 9 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Bandraboua (c. 7 900 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 33 km ESE of Pamandzi, Mayotte. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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