A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 34.06 km (21 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:42:57 / 7:42 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/11/20 / 2020-11-10 19:42:57 / November 10, 2020 @ 7:42 pm. Exact location, longitude -25.7156° West, latitude -59.1059° South, depth = 34.06 km. Unique identifier: us7000cei1. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cei1.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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