A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10007cwr. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007cwr. Exact location of event, longitude -128.8199 West, latitude -55.1162 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/11/16 / 2016-11-28 08:17:26 / November 28, 2016 @ 8:17 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 23:17:26 / 11:17 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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