A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000bk8g. Event ids that are associated: us7000bk8g. Exact location of event, longitude 66.7096 East, latitude -13.2166 South, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/09/20 / 2020-09-03 01:54:55 / September 3, 2020 @ 1:54 am. The temblor was reported at 01:54:55 / 1:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Mid-Indian Ridge.
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