A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Mauritius – Reunion region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 66.2598 East, latitude -20.1403 South, depth = 10 km. 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: us700061mw. Unique identifier: us700061mw. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 16:05:08 / October 22, 2019 @ 4:05 pm. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:05:08 / 8:05 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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