A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles). Event id: us6000dd0f. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dd0f. Exact location of earthquake, -26.5027° West, -59.8405° South, depth 59.7 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:33:23 / 6:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/01/21 / 2021-01-23 06:33:23 / January 23, 2021 @ 6:33 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 59.7 km (37 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-five 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 earthquakes in the world each year.
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