A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009pjx. Unique identifier: us20009pjx. Exact location, longitude 66.1524° East, latitude -9.5496° South, depth = 10 km. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:02:00 / 7:02 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/06/17 / 2017-06-25 03:02:00 / June 25, 2017 @ 3:02 am.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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