A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 99.7982 East, latitude -47.3937 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/09/17 / 2017-09-02 16:13:43 / September 2, 2017 @ 4:13 pm. The temblor was detected at 23:13:43 / 11:13 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000ae5x. Event ids that are associated: us2000ae5x.
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Southeast Indian Ridge. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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