A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, South Shetland Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/11/20 / 2020-11-02 22:49:40 / November 2, 2020 @ 10:49 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cbdt. Id of event: us7000cbdt. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -58.5055° West, -62.3128° South. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:49:40 / 10:49 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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