A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from La Plaine in Dominica. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/06/19 / 2019-06-30 15:30:23 / June 30, 2019 @ 3:30 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us700047sf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700047sf. The temblor was reported at 11:30:23 / 11:30 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 112.25 km (70 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -60.8196 West, latitude 15.2436 North, depth = 112.25 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 76 km (47 miles) from Fort-de-France (c. 90 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Le Lamentin (c. 39 200 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Le Robert (c. 23 800 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Sainte-Marie (c. 20 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Le François (c. 19 700 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Ducos (c. 17 400 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Grand-Bourg, Sainte-Luce, Le Marin (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Martinique (c. 433 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 47 km ESE of La Plaine, Dominica. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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