A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:07:58 / 2:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 69.5439° East, -23.8277° South. 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). Id of earthquake: us7000alei. Event ids that are associated: us7000alei. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 02:07:58 / July 6, 2020 @ 2:07 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days twenty-five 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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