A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude 74.5647° East, latitude -29.1617° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:57:21 / 1:57 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10009592. Ids that are associated to the event: us10009592. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/06/17 / 2017-06-23 20:57:21 / June 23, 2017 @ 8:57 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 have been detected nearby. Every 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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