A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:27:48 / 12:27 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003trw. Id of event: us70003trw. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/05/19 / 2019-05-24 19:27:48 / May 24, 2019 @ 7:27 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 77.7533° East, -33.4325° South. 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 nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: Mid-Indian Ridge.
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