A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Indian Ocean Triple Junction (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 07:48:50 / 7:48 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000hstq. Event ids that are associated: us1000hstq. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 67.6797° East, -26.561° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/11/18 / 2018-11-10 07:48:50 / November 10, 2018 @ 7:48 am. 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 two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Indian Ocean Triple Junction. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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