A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Thursday. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:33:29 / 5:33 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/10/17 / 2017-10-11 21:33:29 / October 11, 2017 @ 9:33 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000au6j. Unique identifier: us1000au6j. Exact location of earthquake, 121.6234° East, -48.9608° South, depth 10 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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