A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/04/17 / 2017-04-26 22:57:52 / April 26, 2017 @ 10:57 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 57.4229° East, 10.0526° North, depth 10 km. Event id: us10008l6c. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008l6c. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:57:52 / 2:57 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Carlsberg Ridge.
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