A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Balleny Islands region (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us20004x3t. Event ids that are associated: us20004x3t. Global time and date of event 01/02/16 / 2016-02-01 03:17:46 / February 1, 2016 @ 3:17 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 168.4162 East, latitude -63.3045 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 14:17:46 / 2:17 pm (local time epicenter).
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 has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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