A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 229 km WSW of Al Majāridah, Saudi Arabia (142 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: us7000clq3. Event ids that are associated: us7000clq3. Exact location of earthquake, 40.0564° East, 18.0454° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 22:41:47 / 10:41 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/11/20 / 2020-11-27 22:41:47 / November 27, 2020 @ 10:41 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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: 229 km WSW of Al Majāridah, Saudi Arabia.
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