A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -13.3774° West, latitude -47.5121° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20009my0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009my0. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/06/17 / 2017-06-10 10:54:35 / June 10, 2017 @ 10:54 am. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:54:35 / 9:54 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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