A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, South Indian Ocean (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 83.0309° East, -5.2591° South, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bftu. Id of event: us2000bftu. The temblor was detected at 18:42:54 / 6:42 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 25/10/17 / 2017-10-25 12:42:54 / October 25, 2017 @ 12:42 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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