A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Prince Edward Islands region (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 42.412° East, -42.3016° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/06/17 / 2017-06-25 15:43:28 / June 25, 2017 @ 3:43 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:43:28 / 6:43 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us100095jz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100095jz.
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 one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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