A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Prince Edward Islands region (0 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:03:31 / 1:03 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/07/17 / 2017-07-23 11:03:31 / July 23, 2017 @ 11:03 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a1u0. Unique identifier: us2000a1u0. Exact location of earthquake, 32.1886° East, -48.2762° South, depth 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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