A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 08:39:21 / 8:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 123.3847° East, -49.2009° South. Global time and date of event 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 00:39:21 / April 2, 2018 @ 12:39 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us2000dxk6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dxk6. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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