A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us10004t2t. Event ids that are associated: us10004t2t. The 5.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:41:46 / 12:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/02/16 / 2016-02-27 02:41:46 / February 27, 2016 @ 2:41 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -32.6649° West, 4.4827° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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