A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/10/15 / 2015-10-05 22:18:54 / October 5, 2015 @ 10:18 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 04:18:54 / 4:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 84.6762 East, latitude -41.6021 South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us10003nlj. Unique identifier: us10003nlj. The earthquake occurred 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).
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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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