A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Balleny Islands region (0 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 00:09:23 / 12:09 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20004x1v. Event ids that are associated: us20004x1v. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 31/01/16 / 2016-01-31 12:09:23 / January 31, 2016 @ 12:09 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 176.4916° East, -64.2573° South, depth 10.35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.35 km (6 miles).
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 two 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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