Magnitude 5.1 Moderate Earthquake Hits 86 Miles South-East of Zinjibar, Yemen

A shallow earthquake of magnitude 5.1 was reported 86 miles south-east of Zinjibar, Yemen, at a depth of 10 km, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be moderate.

The temblor occurred at May 15, 2019 at 12:11:00 PM UTC. USGS reports that this quake event was manually reviewed.

Map showing center of Earthquake

For updates on this quake, please visit the USGS Event Page.

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