A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 20:55:43 / 8:55 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us10004xta. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004xta. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 63.4401° East, 3.7542° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/03/16 / 2016-03-10 16:55:43 / March 10, 2016 @ 4:55 pm.
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 have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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