A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 128 km SE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (80 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70005lqb. Unique identifier: us70005lqb. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:08:11 / 9:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -25.9923 West, latitude -57.6459 South, depth = 52.87 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/09/19 / 2019-09-18 11:08:11 / September 18, 2019 @ 11:08 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 52.87 km (33 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 128 km SE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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