A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Southwest Indian Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 58.9271° East, -30.9577° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/04/20 / 2020-04-23 00:31:00 / April 23, 2020 @ 12:31 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us60009enn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60009enn. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:31:00 / 4:31 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 eight 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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