A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:19:07 / 3:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 69.1017 East, latitude -23.1865 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/03/17 / 2017-03-28 22:19:07 / March 28, 2017 @ 10:19 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008ebe. Id of event: us10008ebe. 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 one 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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