A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:33:00 / 3:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 112.0412° East, -50.5396° South, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/10/16 / 2016-10-13 08:33:00 / October 13, 2016 @ 8:33 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20007fcx. Id of event: us20007fcx.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 have been detected nearby.
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