A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, South Georgia Island region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 32.86 km (20 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10006mrq. Unique identifier: us10006mrq. Exact location, longitude -31.1422° West, latitude -55.0383° South, depth = 32.86 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/09/16 / 2016-09-04 19:45:49 / September 4, 2016 @ 7:45 pm. The temblor was reported at 17:45:49 / 5:45 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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