A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 01:28:35 / 1:28 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 05/03/20 / 2020-03-05 20:28:35 / March 5, 2020 @ 8:28 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us60008d85. Event ids that are associated: us60008d85. Exact location of earthquake, 80.5086° East, -41.0937° South, depth 10 km.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Mid-Indian Ridge.
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