A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:53:19 / 7:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/01/16 / 2016-01-31 09:53:19 / January 31, 2016 @ 9:53 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20004x1n. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004x1n. Exact location of earthquake, -32.19° West, 52.5177° North, depth 14.26 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.26 km (9 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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