A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Bouvet Island region (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -1.8549 West, latitude -54.0723 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/06/19 / 2019-06-17 08:30:39 / June 17, 2019 @ 8:30 am. The temblor was reported at 08:30:39 / 8:30 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us600041nh. Event ids that are associated: us600041nh.
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 three 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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