A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Antarctica (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 01:26:24 / 1:26 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bpuq. Id of event: us7000bpuq. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 111.4327 East, latitude -82.8752 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/20 / 2020-09-15 01:26:24 / September 15, 2020 @ 1:26 am.
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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