A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 19:07:02 / 7:07 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 114.3343° East, -50.362° South. Id of earthquake: us1000datq. Event ids that are associated: us1000datq. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/03/18 / 2018-03-24 11:07:02 / March 24, 2018 @ 11:07 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 was reported nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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