A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 56.2225 East, latitude 14.5274 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us7000bhf8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bhf8. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/09/20 / 2020-09-03 20:25:25 / September 3, 2020 @ 8:25 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 20:25:25 / 8:25 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was 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).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: Owen Fracture Zone region.
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