A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 197 km SSE of Port Blair, India (122 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us100095hy. Unique identifier: us100095hy. The temblor was picked up at 20:26:44 / 8:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/06/17 / 2017-06-24 14:26:44 / June 24, 2017 @ 2:26 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 93.5741 East, latitude 10.0742 North, depth = 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 197 km SSE of Port Blair, India. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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