A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 257 km NNE of Newman, Australia (160 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/06/19 / 2019-06-15 02:59:40 / June 15, 2019 @ 2:59 am. The temblor was detected at 10:59:40 / 10:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 121.07 East, latitude -21.3967 South, depth = 14.9 km. Id of earthquake: us6000411a. Event ids that are associated: us6000411a. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.9 km (9 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 257 km NNE of Newman, Australia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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