A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes Southwest Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude 60.0384 East, latitude -30.7198 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us70008hf2. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008hf2. The temblor was detected at 19:52:42 / 7:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/03/20 / 2020-03-23 15:52:42 / March 23, 2020 @ 3:52 pm. 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 have been detected nearby.
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