A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:36:06 / 7:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/09/18 / 2018-09-16 00:36:06 / September 16, 2018 @ 12:36 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hfbd. Id of event: us2000hfbd. Exact location, longitude 107.188° East, latitude -48.3519° South, depth = 10 km.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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