A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -34.8315 West, latitude 56.1134 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009n2d. Unique identifier: us20009n2d. The temblor was detected at 11:00:11 / 11:00 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 12/06/17 / 2017-06-12 13:00:11 / June 12, 2017 @ 1:00 pm UTC/GMT.
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each 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.
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