A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Scotia Sea (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 07:57:10 / 7:57 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -47.5545° West, -60.4509° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 11/11/16 / 2016-11-11 10:57:10 / November 11, 2016 @ 10:57 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100076uk. Id of event: us100076uk.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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