A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Prince Edward Islands 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 13.74 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 39.0536 East, latitude -44.1853 South, depth = 13.74 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:45:11 / 1:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/11/16 / 2016-11-20 10:45:11 / November 20, 2016 @ 10:45 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us10007av0. Unique identifier: us10007av0.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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