A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, South Shetland Islands (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -55.3143° West, -61.7373° South, depth 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000ddnt. Unique identifier: us6000ddnt. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/21 / 2021-01-24 00:54:25 / January 24, 2021 @ 12:54 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:54:25 / 12:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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