A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -10.2503° West, latitude -48.7433° South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008ebb. Unique identifier: us10008ebb. The temblor was reported at 20:15:14 / 8:15 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly 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). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/03/17 / 2017-03-28 21:15:14 / March 28, 2017 @ 9:15 pm UTC/GMT.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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