A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. 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: us600089ie. Unique identifier: us600089ie. The temblor was reported at 03:31:31 / 3:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 68.727° East, latitude -21.9302° South, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 26/02/20 / 2020-02-26 22:31:31 / February 26, 2020 @ 10:31 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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