A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/09/16 / 2016-09-27 15:34:55 / September 27, 2016 @ 3:34 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us10006t7c. Unique identifier: us10006t7c. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:34:55 / 8:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 78.5962° East, -35.2252° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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