A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 95 km S of Kisanga, Tanzania (59 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 37.8085° East, -8.2894° South. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/02/20 / 2020-02-02 01:45:52 / February 2, 2020 @ 1:45 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us70007n3u. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007n3u. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:45:52 / 4:45 am (local time epicenter).
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 has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 95 km S of Kisanga, Tanzania. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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