A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 113.8025 East, latitude -49.7573 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/12/16 / 2016-12-05 11:34:10 / December 5, 2016 @ 11:34 am. Unique identifier: us2000807q. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000807q. The temblor was picked up at 19:34:10 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter). 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 two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: Southeast Indian Ridge.
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