A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:14:28 / 7:14 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us10004ev5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004ev5. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.77 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 124.9203 East, latitude -49.0012 South, depth = 14.77 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/01/16 / 2016-01-10 11:14:28 / January 10, 2016 @ 11:14 am.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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