A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Southwest Indian Ridge (0 miles). Exact location, longitude 60.8322° East, latitude -29.1132° South, depth = 10 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:25:55 / 4:25 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us10006q4q. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006q4q. Global time and date of event 11/09/16 / 2016-09-11 00:25:55 / September 11, 2016 @ 12:25 am UTC/GMT. 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).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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