A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Nicobar Islands, India region (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/04/19 / 2019-04-01 04:04:29 / April 1, 2019 @ 4:04 am. Event id: us700033pa. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700033pa. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:04:29 / 4:04 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 94.2347 East, latitude 7.444 North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days fifty and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Nicobar Islands, India region.
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