A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/02/19 / 2019-02-28 00:27:00 / February 28, 2019 @ 12:27 am. The temblor was picked up at 08:27:00 / 8:27 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jcg8. Unique identifier: us1000jcg8. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.2065 East, latitude -49.3581 South, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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