A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 126 km E of Bouvet Island, Bouvet Island (78 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:24:55 / 6:24 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70007u9n. Event ids that are associated: us70007u9n. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/02/20 / 2020-02-17 06:24:55 / February 17, 2020 @ 6:24 am. Exact location of earthquake, 5.2831° East, -54.6058° South, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 126 km E of Bouvet Island, Bouvet Island. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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