A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Southwest of Africa (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000jbyi. Unique identifier: us2000jbyi. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 13.0571 East, latitude -52.3572 South, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/01/19 / 2019-01-18 16:31:22 / January 18, 2019 @ 4:31 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:31:22 / 5:31 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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