A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes South Indian Ocean (0 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us6000b8sr. Event ids that are associated: us6000b8sr. Exact location of event, longitude 58.4555 East, latitude -34.1887 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/07/20 / 2020-07-28 18:14:58 / July 28, 2020 @ 6:14 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 18:14:58 / 6:14 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 has occurred nearby.
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