A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). 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 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:17:40 / 2:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 69.9225° East, latitude -23.419° South, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 23/01/21 / 2021-01-23 02:17:40 / January 23, 2021 @ 2:17 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us6000dczz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dczz.
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 twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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