A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Mid-Indian Ridge (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us7000d225. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000d225. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:58:31 / 7:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 67.4281° East, -8.9541° South. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 19:58:31 / January 12, 2021 @ 7:58 pm. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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