A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Borgne in Haiti. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -72.4539° West, 19.9577° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000a33a. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a33a. The temblor was picked up at 07:44:24 / 7:44 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/05/20 / 2020-05-31 07:44:24 / May 31, 2020 @ 7:44 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Saint-Marc, Mayisad, Dajabón (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Haiti (c. 9 649 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 40 km (25 miles) from Port-de-Paix (c. 250 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Okap (c. 134 800 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Gonayiv (c. 85 000 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Saint-Marc (c. 66 200 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Saint-Raphaël (c. 37 700 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Ti Port-de-Paix (c. 34 700 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Lenbe (c. 32 600 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 14 km NNE of Borgne, Haiti.
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