A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). Event id: us20008jyr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008jyr. The temblor was picked up at 12:23:08 / 12:23 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 01/02/17 / 2017-02-01 22:23:08 / February 1, 2017 @ 10:23 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -150.7812° West, -56.7262° South, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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