A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 106.8118 East, latitude -48.516 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:05:37 / 6:05 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/08/20 / 2020-08-01 18:05:37 / August 1, 2020 @ 6:05 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us6000b82z. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b82z.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: southeast Indian Ridge.
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