A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10007cfu. Event ids that are associated: us10007cfu. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -32.1043° West, 3.784° North. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:39:05 / 12:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/11/16 / 2016-11-26 02:39:05 / November 26, 2016 @ 2:39 am.
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 eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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