A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 238 km ENE of Port Blair, India (148 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 94.8608° East, 12.2126° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:52:49 / 10:52 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000as23. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000as23. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/07/20 / 2020-07-20 22:52:49 / July 20, 2020 @ 10:52 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 238 km ENE of Port Blair, India.
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