A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported south of Africa (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/06/20 / 2020-06-30 01:39:46 / June 30, 2020 @ 1:39 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 23.4654° East, -53.2171° South, depth 10 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:39:46 / 1:39 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000ajc5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ajc5. 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).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel the quake?
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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: south of Africa.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.