A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 68.6382 East, latitude -21.6274 South, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us70008yju. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008yju. Global time and date of event 11/04/20 / 2020-04-11 11:48:45 / April 11, 2020 @ 11:48 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:48:45 / 4:48 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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