A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 18:11:42 / 6:11 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 earthquake, longitude 80.1281 East, latitude -41.6461 South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000de5q. Id of event: us1000de5q. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/04/18 / 2018-04-04 13:11:42 / April 4, 2018 @ 1:11 pm.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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