A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 143 km NW of Bamboo Flat, India (89 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.97 km (16 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 91.9129 East, latitude 12.7332 North, depth = 25.97 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/17 / 2017-10-01 12:49:04 / October 1, 2017 @ 12:49 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000axhf. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000axhf. The temblor was detected at 18:49:04 / 6:49 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 143 km NW of Bamboo Flat, India.
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