A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, western Indian-Antarctic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 03/01/21 / 2021-01-03 18:57:23 / January 3, 2021 @ 6:57 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 131.3262 East, latitude -50.8373 South, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us6000d812. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d812. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:57:23 / 6:57 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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