A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 10:16:21 / 10:16 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us100097tr. Ids that are associated to the event: us100097tr. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 83.7218° East, -43.0216° South. Global time and date of event 03/07/17 / 2017-07-03 04:16:21 / July 3, 2017 @ 4:16 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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