A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, South Georgia Island region (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000crkh. Event ids that are associated: us7000crkh. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16.53 km (10 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:57:29 / 7:57 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -36.0989° West, -55.3295° South, depth 16.53 km. Global time and date of event 11/12/20 / 2020-12-11 19:57:29 / December 11, 2020 @ 7:57 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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