A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Ascension Island region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/09/15 / 2015-09-09 10:37:58 / September 9, 2015 @ 10:37 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 09:37:58 / 9:37 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20003muv. Event ids that are associated: us20003muv. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -12.9021° West, -11.0673° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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