A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 13:58:43 / 1:58 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20005gdd. Unique identifier: us20005gdd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 67.5035° East, -20.1021° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 08:58:43 / April 2, 2016 @ 8:58 am.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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