A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006r7r. Id of event: us60006r7r. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:07:44 / 10:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 120.4071 East, latitude -49.3056 South, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 06/12/19 / 2019-12-06 02:07:44 / December 6, 2019 @ 2:07 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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