A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes Southwest Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Tuesday. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:23:23 / 6:23 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, 58.1911° East, -31.7264° South, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000g46k. Id of event: us2000g46k. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/07/18 / 2018-07-10 14:23:23 / July 10, 2018 @ 2:23 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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