A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 225 km NNE of Newman, Australia (140 miles). The temblor was detected at 03:11:48 / 3:11 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 120.5644° East, -21.4814° South, depth 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us60005463. Unique identifier: us60005463. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/08/19 / 2019-08-12 19:11:48 / August 12, 2019 @ 7:11 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 225 km NNE of Newman, Australia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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