A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (mg/mb) has striked on Thursday, 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Ribeira Grande in Portugal. The temblor was reported at 04:29:56 / 4:29 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time of event 30/04/15 / 2015-04-30 06:29:56 / April 30, 2015 @ 6:29 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -29.1624 West, latitude 38.5238 North, depth 10 km, unique identifier, us20002aeh.
Close countries, Portugal (c. 10 676 000 pop). The epicenter was 46 km (29 miles) from Horta (c. 6 600 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Madalena (c. 6 100 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Ribeira Grande (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Madalena, Horta, Ribeira Grande.
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