A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000c6qt. Event ids that are associated: us7000c6qt. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -156.4784 West, latitude -63.503 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 12:25:21 / 12:25 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 12:25:21 / October 28, 2020 @ 12:25 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 have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
Did you feel the quake?
How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Pacific-Antarctic Ridge.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.