A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:11:45 / 7:11 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/03/18 / 2018-03-24 11:11:45 / March 24, 2018 @ 11:11 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 113.9187° East, -50.2245° South, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us1000datr. Event ids that are associated: us1000datr.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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. 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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