A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/03/17 / 2017-03-28 17:56:35 / March 28, 2017 @ 5:56 pm. The temblor was detected at 21:56:35 / 9:56 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 58.2128 East, latitude 8.416 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us10008eb5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008eb5.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two and in the last 365 days three 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.
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