A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/10/20 / 2020-10-13 22:22:05 / October 13, 2020 @ 10:22 pm. The temblor was reported at 22:22:05 / 10:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 84.7184 East, latitude -41.5814 South, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us6000c8ts. Event ids that are associated: us6000c8ts.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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