A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 217 km SE of Port Blair, India (135 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: us20005kqe. Ids that are associated to the event: us20005kqe. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 44.12 km, 93.8693° East, 10.0464° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/04/16 / 2016-04-22 02:43:06 / April 22, 2016 @ 2:43 am. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:43:06 / 8:43 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 44.12 km (27 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 217 km SE of Port Blair, India. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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