A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 94 km NW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (58 miles). Exact location, longitude -28.1413° West, latitude -56.0311° South, depth = 68.79 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/02/19 / 2019-02-25 20:10:23 / February 25, 2019 @ 8:10 pm. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:10:23 / 6:10 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000jbw3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jbw3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 68.79 km (43 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 94 km NW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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