A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20009xcu. Event ids that are associated: us20009xcu. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 00:33:03 / 12:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -4.7619° West, -56.2989° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/07/17 / 2017-07-11 00:33:03 / July 11, 2017 @ 12:33 am 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 two 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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