A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Indian Ocean Triple Junction (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 67.5654 East, latitude -26.5943 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:34:17 / 11:34 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us1000h75l. Event ids that are associated: us1000h75l. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/09/18 / 2018-09-28 06:34:17 / September 28, 2018 @ 6:34 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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