A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes Prince Edward Islands region (0 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000c7le. Unique identifier: us7000c7le. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 37.8301° East, -44.7324° South, depth 10 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:44:46 / 3:44 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/10/20 / 2020-10-25 15:44:46 / October 25, 2020 @ 3:44 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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