A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 200 km W of Broome, Australia (124 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/11/19 / 2019-11-02 22:03:19 / November 2, 2019 @ 10:03 pm. The temblor was picked up at 06:03:19 / 6:03 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us600069c1. Ids that are associated to the event: us600069c1. Exact location of earthquake, 120.3533° East, -18.1442° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 200 km W of Broome, Australia.
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