A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 129.7852 East, latitude -50.3561 South, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us10003l8s. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003l8s. Global time and date of event 21/09/15 / 2015-09-21 02:58:34 / September 21, 2015 @ 2:58 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 11:58:34 / 11:58 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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