A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 1363 km SE of Tôlanaro, Madagascar (847 miles). Global time and date of event 02/06/20 / 2020-06-02 02:21:05 / June 2, 2020 @ 2:21 am UTC/GMT. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:21:05 / 2:21 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 56.9879° East, latitude -33.686° South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000a8nl. Unique identifier: us6000a8nl. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 1363 km SE of Tôlanaro, Madagascar. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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