A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes South Indian Ocean (0 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us7000cbxx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cbxx. Global time and date of event 07/11/20 / 2020-11-07 22:47:31 / November 7, 2020 @ 10:47 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 22:47:31 / 10:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 54.1304° East, -35.245° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 have been detected in the same area.
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