A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.6817 West, latitude -62.8538 South, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us100095ii. Event ids that are associated: us100095ii. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/06/17 / 2017-06-24 23:58:02 / June 24, 2017 @ 11:58 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 12:58:02 / 12:58 pm (local time epicenter).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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