A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). Unique identifier: us10008p8b. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008p8b. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/04/17 / 2017-04-28 17:36:06 / April 28, 2017 @ 5:36 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 15.94 km, 119.7674° East, -50.0998° South. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:36:06 / 1:36 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.94 km (10 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 two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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