A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 194 km E of Port Blair, India (121 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 16/02/21 / 2021-02-16 20:36:52 / February 16, 2021 @ 8:36 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 20:36:52 / 8:36 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000di5y. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000di5y. Exact location of earthquake, 94.5015° East, 11.987° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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