A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us6000d5sx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d5sx. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 79.3537° East, -41.7242° South. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/12/20 / 2020-12-24 17:01:22 / December 24, 2020 @ 5:01 pm. The temblor was reported at 17:01:22 / 5:01 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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