A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Fougamou in Gabon. Unique identifier: us7000dhjf. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000dhjf. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 23:07:56 / 11:07 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/03/21 / 2021-03-09 23:07:56 / March 9, 2021 @ 11:07 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 10.3828° East, -0.9953° South.
Nearby country/countries, Gabon (c. 1 545 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ndjolé, Lambaréné, Fougamou. Epicenter of the earthquake was 36 km (23 miles) from Lambaréné (c. 20 700 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Fougamou (c. 5 600 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Ndjolé (c. 5 100 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 33 km NW of Fougamou, Gabon. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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