A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Balleny 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 10.57 km (7 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:41:54 / 2:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 174.8279° East, -64.3879° South, depth 10.57 km. Unique identifier: us20008sri. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008sri. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/03/17 / 2017-03-10 14:41:54 / March 10, 2017 @ 2:41 pm.
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 has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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