A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/02/21 / 2021-02-18 21:18:01 / February 18, 2021 @ 9:18 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 21:18:01 / 9:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 57.9587° East, 11.3341° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000dkq3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dkq3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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