A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Balleny Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 154.7332° East, -61.9538° South, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/12/20 / 2020-12-06 12:11:49 / December 6, 2020 @ 12:11 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000cnmp. Event ids that are associated: us7000cnmp. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:11:49 / 12:11 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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