A 4.6 magnitude earthquake was recorded in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The earthquake was recorded 181 km SSE of Buras-Triumph, Louisiana, in the Gulf of Mexico around 16:47:09 UTC, USGS says. It was recorded at a depth of 10 km.
According to the National Weather Service, there is no tsunami threat from the earthquake.
Apparently there was an earthquake a few minutes ago about 120 miles SE of Grand Isle or 160 mi SE of New Orleans. There is NO tsunami threat from this earthquake.— NWS New Orleans (@NWSNewOrleans) May 6, 2018
But we're curious... Did anyone feel it? #lawx #mswx https://t.co/hHg63A4jUm