A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Greenland Sea (0 miles). 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: us20003fpm. Unique identifier: us20003fpm. The temblor was detected at 13:36:45 / 1:36 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/09/15 / 2015-09-02 12:36:45 / September 2, 2015 @ 12:36 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 8.7326° East, 75.1073° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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