A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/01/19 / 2019-01-20 12:21:10 / January 20, 2019 @ 12:21 pm. Exact location, longitude 57.401° East, latitude 13.4332° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:21:10 / 4:21 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000jc15. Event ids that are associated: us2000jc15.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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