A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Southwest Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. Id of earthquake: us2000jj9s. Event ids that are associated: us2000jj9s. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 17/02/19 / 2019-02-17 15:47:46 / February 17, 2019 @ 3:47 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:47:46 / 7:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 57.5822° East, latitude -31.8796° South, depth = 10 km.
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-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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