A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006uzj. Id of event: us10006uzj. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -33.1061° West, 57.4016° North. The temblor was reported at 03:49:41 / 3:49 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/09/16 / 2016-09-24 05:49:41 / September 24, 2016 @ 5:49 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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