A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported South Shetland Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c8ig. Id of event: us6000c8ig. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:41:33 / 7:41 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/10/20 / 2020-10-11 07:41:33 / October 11, 2020 @ 7:41 am. Exact location, longitude -58.108° West, latitude -62.3542° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days seventy-eight and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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