A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Scotia Sea (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:04:55 / 11:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -56.0166 West, latitude -59.8976 South, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us7000bm6y. Event ids that are associated: us7000bm6y. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/09/20 / 2020-09-11 23:04:55 / September 11, 2020 @ 11:04 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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