A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 286 km N of Warburton, Australia (178 miles). Unique identifier: us60007hwd. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007hwd. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:10:55 / 11:10 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/01/20 / 2020-01-28 03:10:55 / January 28, 2020 @ 3:10 am. Exact location of event, longitude 126.4407 East, latitude -23.5517 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly 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).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 286 km N of Warburton, Australia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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