A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Jamestown in Australia. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/07/18 / 2018-07-09 12:45:32 / July 9, 2018 @ 12:45 pm. Exact location, longitude 138.5208° East, latitude -33.1618° South, depth = 7.38 km. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:15:32 / 10:15 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000g0qi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000g0qi. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.38 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Port Pirie (c. 13 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Port Pirie. Close country/countries that might be effected, Australia (c. 21 516 000 pop).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 8 km WNW of Jamestown, Australia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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