A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Greenland Sea (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 9.2282 East, latitude 74.7783 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:25:46 / 7:25 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us10008uu6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008uu6. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/05/17 / 2017-05-17 18:25:46 / May 17, 2017 @ 6:25 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 13,000 light 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 one 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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