A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Greenland Sea (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/11/16 / 2016-11-02 22:24:04 / November 2, 2016 @ 10:24 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 5.7941° East, 73.0726° North, depth 10 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:24:04 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100076h9. Id of event: us100076h9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). 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. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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