A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude 125.1512° East, latitude -49.6864° South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us20009xuu. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009xuu. The temblor was detected at 08:44:27 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/07/17 / 2017-07-09 00:44:27 / July 9, 2017 @ 12:44 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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