A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: us60009epf. Unique identifier: us60009epf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:12:24 / 9:12 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/04/20 / 2020-04-23 18:12:24 / April 23, 2020 @ 6:12 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -141.7572 West, latitude -56.2605 South, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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