A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 67.2402° East, latitude -0.5049° South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us1000hprp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hprp. Global time and date of event 02/11/18 / 2018-11-02 23:37:56 / November 2, 2018 @ 11:37 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:37:56 / 3:37 am (local time epicenter).
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 three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: Carlsberg Ridge.
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