A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 187 km SE of Port Blair, India (116 miles) on Thursday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:17:55 / 1:17 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 94.0898° East, 10.6119° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/02/20 / 2020-02-12 19:17:55 / February 12, 2020 @ 7:17 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us70007nyd. Event ids that are associated: us70007nyd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven 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.
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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 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: 187 km SE of Port Blair, India.
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