A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:23:11 / 5:23 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us10004ev4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004ev4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.72 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -148.5342° West, -58.1485° South, depth 14.72 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/01/16 / 2016-01-10 15:23:11 / January 10, 2016 @ 3:23 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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