A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: us1000996m. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000996m. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 81.5202° East, -40.9387° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:07:03 / 3:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/07/17 / 2017-07-06 22:07:03 / July 6, 2017 @ 10:07 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each 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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