A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:15:50 / 1:15 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d6ej. Unique identifier: us6000d6ej. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 99.9673° East, latitude -47.557° South, depth = 10 km. 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: 27/12/20 / 2020-12-27 13:15:50 / December 27, 2020 @ 1:15 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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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