A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/07/20 / 2020-07-14 09:41:53 / July 14, 2020 @ 9:41 am. Exact location of event, longitude 121.6451 East, latitude -49.6136 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:41:53 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000ash5. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ash5. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: western Indian-Antarctic Ridge.
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