A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 158 km N of Siglufjordur, Iceland (98 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 00:24:50 / March 26, 2017 @ 12:24 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us20008uqg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008uqg. The temblor was reported at 23:24:50 / 11:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -18.2941° West, 67.5488° 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).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 158 km N of Siglufjordur, Iceland.
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