A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 93 km E of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (58 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:43:00 / 7:43 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/11/18 / 2018-11-23 21:43:00 / November 23, 2018 @ 9:43 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000hxy0. Unique identifier: us1000hxy0. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -25.6836 West, latitude -56.6117 South, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days sixty-one 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 93 km E of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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