A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Balleny Islands region (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:17:27 / 4:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/07/20 / 2020-07-14 16:17:27 / July 14, 2020 @ 4:17 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000asi2. Id of event: us7000asi2. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 179.6811 East, latitude -65.2047 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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