A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Southwest Indian Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 57.1482° East, -31.912° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us700034pa. Ids that are associated to the event: us700034pa. The temblor was reported at 02:28:10 / 2:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/04/19 / 2019-04-11 22:28:10 / April 11, 2019 @ 10:28 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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