A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported South Shetland Islands (0 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, -58.1397° West, -62.2399° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/20 / 2020-11-25 23:21:41 / November 25, 2020 @ 11:21 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 23:21:41 / 11:21 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cjr9. Id of event: us7000cjr9.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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