A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000b6sx. Event ids that are associated: us6000b6sx. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/07/20 / 2020-07-26 11:16:13 / July 26, 2020 @ 11:16 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -24.9822° West, -60.5738° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 11:16:13 / 11:16 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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