A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 226 km SE of Al Ghayz̧ah, Yemen (140 miles) on Sunday. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:54:18 / 4:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 53.7043 East, latitude 14.7976 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/07/20 / 2020-07-19 04:54:18 / July 19, 2020 @ 4:54 am. Event id: us7000ar49. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ar49.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 three 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.
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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. 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: 226 km SE of Al Ghayz̧ah, Yemen.
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