A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, southwest of Africa (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/09/20 / 2020-09-04 14:12:21 / September 4, 2020 @ 2:12 pm. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:12:21 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000bkxh. Event ids that are associated: us7000bkxh. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 10.4622° East, -52.8564° South. 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: southwest of Africa. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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