A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 115 km ENE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands (71 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/09/19 / 2019-09-22 04:39:45 / September 22, 2019 @ 4:39 am. Id of earthquake: us70005nyb. Event ids that are associated: us70005nyb. The temblor was reported at 02:39:45 / 2:39 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -24.7635 West, latitude -58.5406 South, depth = 10 km.
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 fifty-five 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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