A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 198 km SW of Port Blair, India (123 miles) on Thursday. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:30:48 / 8:30 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/09/16 / 2016-09-15 02:30:48 / September 15, 2016 @ 2:30 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.75 km (16 miles). Id of earthquake: us10006pnx. Event ids that are associated: us10006pnx. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 91.6828° East, 10.2111° North, depth 25.75 km.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 198 km SW of Port Blair, India.
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