A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). Global time and date of event 28/12/20 / 2020-12-28 04:32:20 / December 28, 2020 @ 4:32 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 04:32:20 / 4:32 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 99.992 East, latitude -47.5225 South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d3kl. Unique identifier: us6000d3kl.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: southeast Indian Ridge. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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