A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70009kv8. Unique identifier: us70009kv8. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:36:55 / 9:36 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 12/05/20 / 2020-05-12 16:36:55 / May 12, 2020 @ 4:36 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 71.0107 East, latitude -26.4989 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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