A earthquake magnitude 6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 49 km NNW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (30 miles). 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: us70003a91. Unique identifier: us70003a91. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/04/19 / 2019-04-22 14:49:07 / April 22, 2019 @ 2:49 pm. The 6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:49:07 / 12:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 95.76 km, -27.3976° West, -56.2647° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 95.76 km (60 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 49 km NNW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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