A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:41:48 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/08/16 / 2016-08-07 01:41:48 / August 7, 2016 @ 1:41 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 125.9549° East, latitude -49.5222° South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us10006cla. Unique identifier: us10006cla. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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