A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d74d. Id of event: us6000d74d. Exact location of earthquake, 116.011° East, -49.7619° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/01/21 / 2021-01-10 02:23:57 / January 10, 2021 @ 2:23 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:23:57 / 2:23 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: western Indian-Antarctic Ridge.
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