A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles) on Wednesday. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:49:57 / 1:49 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000b97k. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b97k. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 55.8465° East, latitude 14.7367° North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/07/20 / 2020-07-29 01:49:57 / July 29, 2020 @ 1:49 am. 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, 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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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