A earthquake magnitude 6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Balleny Islands region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20004w6c. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004w6c. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 169.1522° East, -63.2868° South. The temblor was picked up at 04:39:00 / 4:39 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/01/16 / 2016-01-31 17:39:00 / January 31, 2016 @ 5:39 pm.
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 occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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