A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 26/05/17 / 2017-05-26 18:07:59 / May 26, 2017 @ 6:07 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us10008x45. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008x45. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 69.6452° East, -24.0676° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 23:07:59 / 11:07 pm (local time epicenter).
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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: Mid-Indian Ridge. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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