A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:57:46 / 8:57 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/04/17 / 2017-04-17 22:57:46 / April 17, 2017 @ 10:57 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -35.2587 West, latitude 55.5084 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008igw. Id of event: us10008igw.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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