A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:00:40 / 2:00 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20008umf. Event ids that are associated: us20008umf. Exact location of earthquake, 139.3548° East, -50.3236° South, depth 28.93 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/03/17 / 2017-03-25 17:00:40 / March 25, 2017 @ 5:00 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 28.93 km (18 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 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. 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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