A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:15:21 / 4:15 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10003ru4. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003ru4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.01 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/10/15 / 2015-10-27 12:15:21 / October 27, 2015 @ 12:15 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 67.0638 East, latitude -16.3238 South, depth = 10.01 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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