A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles). Unique identifier: us100073ky. Ids that are associated to the event: us100073ky. The temblor was reported at 03:29:33 / 3:29 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). 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: 01/11/16 / 2016-11-01 23:29:33 / November 1, 2016 @ 11:29 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 56.6289 East, latitude 14.2897 North, 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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