A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70005fcy. Unique identifier: us70005fcy. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/09/19 / 2019-09-12 14:08:53 / September 12, 2019 @ 2:08 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 74.0701° East, -27.8866° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:08:53 / 7:08 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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