A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 69.3137° East, -23.7462° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70009afv. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009afv. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/04/20 / 2020-04-29 10:12:42 / April 29, 2020 @ 10:12 am. The temblor was picked up at 15:12:42 / 3:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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