A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 168 km SE of Burum, Yemen (104 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us60007i8z. Unique identifier: us60007i8z. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 50.093 East, latitude 13.2971 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:03:58 / 8:03 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/01/20 / 2020-01-15 17:03:58 / January 15, 2020 @ 5:03 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 168 km SE of Burum, Yemen. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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