A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported Norwegian Sea (0 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/03/17 / 2017-03-10 16:41:12 / March 10, 2017 @ 4:41 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 4.7642 East, latitude 72.8351 North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000888q. Id of event: us1000888q. The temblor was detected at 16:41:12 / 4:41 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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