A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Prince Edward Islands region (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000cexl. Event ids that are associated: us7000cexl. Exact location, longitude 35.7216° East, latitude -44.7365° South, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 14/11/20 / 2020-11-14 12:47:26 / November 14, 2020 @ 12:47 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 12:47:26 / 12:47 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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