A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 243 km E of Port Blair, India (151 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:26:14 / 7:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 94.9694° East, 11.9145° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us600050es. Unique identifier: us600050es. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/08/19 / 2019-08-04 01:26:14 / August 4, 2019 @ 1:26 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 243 km E of Port Blair, India.
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