A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Southwest Indian Ridge (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/11/18 / 2018-11-03 12:57:23 / November 3, 2018 @ 12:57 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 58.29 East, latitude -31.5827 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:57:23 / 4:57 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000i6eg. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000i6eg. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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