A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Southwest Indian Ridge (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/03/19 / 2019-03-22 15:42:17 / March 22, 2019 @ 3:42 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000k758. Id of event: us2000k758. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 61.9726 East, latitude -28.5092 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:42:17 / 7:42 pm (local time epicenter). 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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