A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, South Indian Ocean (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:00:50 / 9:00 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 90.2643 East, latitude -3.2566 South, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/03/19 / 2019-03-10 15:00:50 / March 10, 2019 @ 3:00 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jimv. Id of event: us1000jimv.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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