A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:51:46 / 10:51 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000c7gd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c7gd. Exact location of earthquake, -26.0629° West, -59.7326° South, depth 35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 22:51:46 / October 23, 2020 @ 10:51 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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