A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 167 km SSE of Qaanaaq, Greenland (104 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 23:07:58 / July 10, 2017 @ 11:07 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -67.227° West, 76.0703° North, depth 10 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:07:58 / 7:07 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us20009xy7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009xy7. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 167 km SSE of Qaanaaq, Greenland. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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