A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 193 km SE of Port Blair, India (120 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/04/16 / 2016-04-19 20:47:56 / April 19, 2016 @ 8:47 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 93.8018° East, 10.2594° North, depth 35.14 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.14 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 02:47:56 / 2:47 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005jxp. Id of event: us20005jxp.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 193 km SE of Port Blair, India. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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