A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/09/16 / 2016-09-24 05:21:06 / September 24, 2016 @ 5:21 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -33.6215 West, latitude 57.9289 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 03:21:06 / 3:21 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10006s94. Event ids that are associated: us10006s94. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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