A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 65.9437° East, -14.1846° South. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/05/20 / 2020-05-09 08:56:30 / May 9, 2020 @ 8:56 am. Unique identifier: us70009glk. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009glk. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:56:30 / 12:56 pm (local time epicenter). 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).
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 three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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