A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, South Sandwich Islands region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -25.8521° West, -59.4201° South, depth 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dh1x. Unique identifier: us6000dh1x. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:27:33 / 5:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/02/21 / 2021-02-07 05:27:33 / February 7, 2021 @ 5:27 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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