A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 162 km SSE of Port Blair, India (101 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/09/17 / 2017-09-06 00:10:55 / September 6, 2017 @ 12:10 am. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:10:55 / 6:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 93.1278 East, latitude 10.242 North, depth = 86.75 km. Event id: us2000agg9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000agg9. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 86.75 km (54 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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: 162 km SSE of Port Blair, India. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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