A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 200 km W of Broome, Australia (124 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/11/19 / 2019-11-18 21:59:13 / November 18, 2019 @ 9:59 pm. Unique identifier: us700069mj. Ids that are associated to the event: us700069mj. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 120.3644 East, latitude -18.2512 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 05:59:13 / 5:59 am (local time epicenter).
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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 200 km W of Broome, Australia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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