A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 224 km WSW of Broome, Australia (139 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: us60004ump. Unique identifier: us60004ump. The temblor was reported at 14:03:08 / 2:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 120.2867° East, -18.7883° South. The epicenter was 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). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/07/19 / 2019-07-14 06:03:08 / July 14, 2019 @ 6:03 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ten 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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 224 km WSW of Broome, Australia.
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