A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/08/18 / 2018-08-19 09:07:08 / August 19, 2018 @ 9:07 am. Id of earthquake: us1000giqc. Event ids that are associated: us1000giqc. Exact location, longitude 56.6802° East, latitude 14.1733° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 13:07:08 / 1:07 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: Owen Fracture Zone region.
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