A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, South Sandwich Islands region (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: 12/11/20 / 2020-11-12 21:43:55 / November 12, 2020 @ 9:43 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 106.14 km (66 miles). The temblor was detected at 21:43:55 / 9:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -28.1379° West, -55.9475° South, depth 106.14 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cg58. Unique identifier: us7000cg58.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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