A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported West of Macquarie Island (0 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 149.068° East, -58.5101° South. Id of earthquake: us70005vji. Event ids that are associated: us70005vji. The temblor was reported at 21:34:40 / 9:34 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 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: 11/10/19 / 2019-10-11 11:34:40 / October 11, 2019 @ 11:34 am.
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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