A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us10004get. Unique identifier: us10004get. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 08:52:35 / 8:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 125.5679° East, -49.1985° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/01/16 / 2016-01-19 00:52:35 / January 19, 2016 @ 12:52 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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