A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 160 km NNW of Bereeda, Somalia (99 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 12:14:53 / 12:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/09/18 / 2018-09-19 09:14:53 / September 19, 2018 @ 9:14 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000hh1a. Event ids that are associated: us2000hh1a. Exact location of earthquake, 50.558° East, 13.2327° North, depth 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 160 km NNW of Bereeda, Somalia.
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