A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:09:58 / 9:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/12/20 / 2020-12-17 21:09:58 / December 17, 2020 @ 9:09 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 56.2108° East, 14.332° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d1vc. Id of event: us6000d1vc. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, 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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