A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 18:07:37 / 6:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 65.5549° East, -11.7622° South. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/12/18 / 2018-12-07 14:07:37 / December 7, 2018 @ 2:07 pm. 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). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000ita2. Unique identifier: us2000ita2.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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