A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported South of Africa (0 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 25/09/19 / 2019-09-25 20:59:49 / September 25, 2019 @ 8:59 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 28.8854° East, -53.1321° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:59:49 / 10:59 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70005rza. Unique identifier: us70005rza.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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