A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Scotia Sea (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:26:52 / 9:26 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -40.9393° West, latitude -60.7602° South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/12/19 / 2019-12-17 21:26:52 / December 17, 2019 @ 9:26 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70006u6y. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006u6y.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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