A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 174 km S of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands (108 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/04/19 / 2019-04-25 08:14:25 / April 25, 2019 @ 8:14 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -26.9183 West, latitude -60.5854 South, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us70003gcf. Event ids that are associated: us70003gcf. 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 06:14:25 / 6:14 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 174 km S of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands.
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