A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 21:12:19 / October 1, 2020 @ 9:12 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 111.5144° East, -49.8893° South, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000c6h2. Event ids that are associated: us6000c6h2. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:12:19 / 9:12 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven 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.
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