A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported Iceland region (0 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: us10004f0t. Event ids that are associated: us10004f0t. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:51:45 / 3:51 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -28.1103° West, 61.0948° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/01/16 / 2016-01-16 05:51:45 / January 16, 2016 @ 5:51 am.
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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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