A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 12:03:10 / April 2, 2016 @ 12:03 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.08 km (11 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 124.7381° East, latitude -50.8235° South, depth = 17.08 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us20005gdz. Unique identifier: us20005gdz. The temblor was detected at 20:03:10 / 8:03 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 was reported nearby.
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