A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 161 km NNE of `Izbat al Burj, Egypt (100 miles). Exact location, longitude 32.6321° East, latitude 32.8032° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/19 / 2019-05-15 16:53:46 / May 15, 2019 @ 4:53 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us70003lna. Event ids that are associated: us70003lna. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:53:46 / 6:53 pm (local time epicenter).
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. 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 struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 161 km NNE of `Izbat al Burj, Egypt. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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