A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Tristan da Cunha region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 11:56:28 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -15.9451 West, latitude -35.2667 South, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bhug. Id of event: us7000bhug. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/09/20 / 2020-09-01 11:56:28 / September 1, 2020 @ 11:56 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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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