A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:32:09 / 4:32 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 77.9178° East, latitude -33.1756° South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000hh2u. Unique identifier: us1000hh2u. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 22/10/18 / 2018-10-22 11:32:09 / October 22, 2018 @ 11:32 am UTC/GMT.
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 was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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