A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:59:58 / 12:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/02/20 / 2020-02-21 20:59:58 / February 21, 2020 @ 8:59 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 66.5801° East, -10.8518° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us600084qp. Event ids that are associated: us600084qp.
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 was reported nearby. 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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