A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/12/20 / 2020-12-05 00:24:12 / December 5, 2020 @ 12:24 am. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:24:12 / 12:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 77.9978° East, -40.3152° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cph9. Id of event: us7000cph9.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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