A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us10007w9r. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007w9r. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/01/17 / 2017-01-30 19:08:43 / January 30, 2017 @ 7:08 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 124.669° East, -48.8629° South, depth 10 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:08:43 / 3:08 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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