A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 175 km SSE of Port Blair, India (109 miles) on Sunday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:04:36 / 9:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 93.5317° East, latitude 10.2834° North, depth = 125.89 km. Global time and date of event 13/03/16 / 2016-03-13 15:04:36 / March 13, 2016 @ 3:04 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us20005ag9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005ag9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 125.89 km (78 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 175 km SSE of Port Blair, India.
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