A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: us7000aq7f. Event ids that are associated: us7000aq7f. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/07/20 / 2020-07-10 12:42:08 / July 10, 2020 @ 12:42 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 106.8652 East, latitude -48.4446 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:42:08 / 12:42 pm (local time epicenter).
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 two 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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