A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: us1000d9nc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d9nc. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 65.5582° East, latitude 2.9656° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:25:20 / 6:25 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 20/03/18 / 2018-03-20 14:25:20 / March 20, 2018 @ 2:25 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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