A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, south of Africa (0 miles). Unique identifier: us6000d7sa. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d7sa. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 09:52:42 / 9:52 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 32.97 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 21.1476 East, latitude -52.7868 South, depth = 32.97 km. Global time and date of event 02/01/21 / 2021-01-02 09:52:42 / January 2, 2021 @ 9:52 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seven 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
Did you feel the quake?
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: south of Africa. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2021 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.