A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 151 km WSW of Port Lincoln, Australia (94 miles) on Sunday. 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: 31/08/19 / 2019-08-31 21:00:25 / August 31, 2019 @ 9:00 pm. Unique identifier: us70005cdt. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005cdt. The temblor was reported at 06:00:25 / 6:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.69 km (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 134.3524° East, -35.3037° South, depth 11.69 km.
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 nearby. 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 151 km WSW of Port Lincoln, Australia.
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