A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 238 km E of Furnas, Portugal (148 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: us20009xws. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009xws. The temblor was picked up at 22:51:24 / 10:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 00:51:24 / July 10, 2017 @ 12:51 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -22.619° West, 37.6034° North, depth 12.05 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.05 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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