A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 202 km W of Broome, Australia (126 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/09/19 / 2019-09-24 03:51:38 / September 24, 2019 @ 3:51 am. The temblor was reported at 11:51:38 / 11:51 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us60005mji. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60005mji. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 120.3366° East, -18.1748° South, depth 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 202 km W of Broome, Australia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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