A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 198 km W of Broome, Australia (123 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/04/20 / 2020-04-11 10:44:01 / April 11, 2020 @ 10:44 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us70008yjt. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008yjt. The temblor was reported at 18:44:01 / 6:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 120.3644° East, -18.1361° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 198 km W of Broome, Australia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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