A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/04/20 / 2020-04-18 12:31:04 / April 18, 2020 @ 12:31 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 69.4143° East, -23.5501° South, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us60009be1. Event ids that are associated: us60009be1. The temblor was reported at 17:31:04 / 5:31 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Mid-Indian Ridge. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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