A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 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). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:00:39 / 5:00 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/04/20 / 2020-04-11 12:00:39 / April 11, 2020 @ 12:00 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008yjm. Id of event: us70008yjm. Exact location, longitude 68.7395° East, latitude -21.4696° 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 five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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