A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/09/20 / 2020-09-11 06:45:12 / September 11, 2020 @ 6:45 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:45:12 / 6:45 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bnys. Id of event: us7000bnys. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 121.1484 East, latitude -48.9535 South, depth = 10 km.
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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