A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -27.0727° West, -56.0842° South, depth 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/06/20 / 2020-06-26 23:14:36 / June 26, 2020 @ 11:14 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000agr8. Event ids that are associated: us7000agr8. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:14:36 / 11:14 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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