A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/10/16 / 2016-10-25 16:22:21 / October 25, 2016 @ 4:22 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -32.5276° West, 4.1894° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was 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). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:22:21 / 2:22 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us100072qg. Ids that are associated to the event: us100072qg.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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