A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes Indian Ocean Triple Junction (0 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 66.3009° East, latitude -27.3533° South, depth = 13.58 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:33:30 / 7:33 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.58 km (8 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/01/16 / 2016-01-25 15:33:30 / January 25, 2016 @ 3:33 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us20004vk1. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004vk1.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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