A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, North Atlantic Ocean (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004tam. Id of event: us10004tam. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 28/02/16 / 2016-02-28 08:25:43 / February 28, 2016 @ 8:25 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -63.3288° West, 22.739° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was reported at 04:25:43 / 4:25 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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