A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us10008fj9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008fj9. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:13:51 / 6:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 117.6539° East, latitude -49.6576° South, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/04/17 / 2017-04-03 22:13:51 / April 3, 2017 @ 10:13 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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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