A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). Global time and date of event 01/09/18 / 2018-09-01 06:13:45 / September 1, 2018 @ 6:13 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 11:13:45 / 11:13 am (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, longitude 74.5723 East, latitude -29.0127 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us2000h6dj. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000h6dj.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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