A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. Event id: us20004hc6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004hc6. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:45:31 / 5:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -19.4016 West, latitude -0.3941 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/12/15 / 2015-12-11 06:45:31 / December 11, 2015 @ 6:45 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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