A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/09/20 / 2020-09-02 16:02:36 / September 2, 2020 @ 4:02 pm. Unique identifier: us7000bjnn. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bjnn. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 105.9938 East, latitude -48.6804 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:02:36 / 4:02 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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