A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 71.5356° East, -26.4922° South, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 16/06/20 / 2020-06-16 14:19:23 / June 16, 2020 @ 2:19 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000ah7a. Unique identifier: us6000ah7a. The temblor was detected at 14:19:23 / 2:19 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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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