A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 59.94 km (37 miles). Unique identifier: us6000b3gx. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b3gx. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 07:01:02 / 7:01 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 07:01:02 / July 24, 2020 @ 7:01 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -26.7536 West, latitude -56.3932 South, depth = 59.94 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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