A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 112.2276° East, -50.2471° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bzlh. Unique identifier: us6000bzlh. Global time and date of event 16/09/20 / 2020-09-16 18:00:45 / September 16, 2020 @ 6:00 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 18:00:45 / 6:00 pm (local time epicenter).
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. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: southeast Indian Ridge. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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