A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -34.5003° West, 7.4882° North, depth 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us20004wvy. Unique identifier: us20004wvy. The temblor was detected at 07:27:32 / 7:27 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/01/16 / 2016-01-30 09:27:32 / January 30, 2016 @ 9:27 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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