A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Indian Ocean Triple Junction (0 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:02:23 / 9:02 am (local time epicenter). 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 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 65.0476 East, latitude -27.8002 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/11/15 / 2015-11-07 05:02:23 / November 7, 2015 @ 5:02 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003x1r. Id of event: us10003x1r.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 has occurred nearby.
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