A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 03:50:28 / 3:50 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us10006qw1. Unique identifier: us10006qw1. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 12/09/16 / 2016-09-12 04:50:28 / September 12, 2016 @ 4:50 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -13.1707° West, -47.621° South, depth 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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