A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us10005dna. Event ids that are associated: us10005dna. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 66.9711 East, latitude -15.3477 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:27:13 / 7:27 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/04/16 / 2016-04-24 03:27:13 / April 24, 2016 @ 3:27 am.
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 three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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