A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported Nicobar Islands, India region (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, 92.0497° East, 6.8607° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was reported at 16:10:06 / 4:10 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/08/20 / 2020-08-30 16:10:06 / August 30, 2020 @ 4:10 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bh5n. Unique identifier: us7000bh5n.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Nicobar Islands, India region. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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