A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 10/11/17 / 2017-11-10 01:45:17 / November 10, 2017 @ 1:45 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000bqh1. Event ids that are associated: us2000bqh1. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:45:17 / 7:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 96.2156° East, -46.2438° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. 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: Southeast Indian Ridge.
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