A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Ascension Island region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -13.026° West, -11.4507° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10007b1s. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007b1s. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 01:29:24 / 1:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/11/16 / 2016-11-21 02:29:24 / November 21, 2016 @ 2:29 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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