A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes South Shetland Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 21:21:11 / November 22, 2020 @ 9:21 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000csjn. Id of event: us6000csjn. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -57.3965 West, latitude -62.2371 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:21:11 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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