A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 168 km N of Qulansiyah, Yemen (104 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/02/20 / 2020-02-16 17:21:48 / February 16, 2020 @ 5:21 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 53.2889 East, latitude 14.1977 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:21:48 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70007rdv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007rdv.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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