A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:47:44 / 9:47 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/07/17 / 2017-07-25 23:47:44 / July 25, 2017 @ 11:47 pm. Exact location, longitude -30.5856° West, latitude 1.4463° North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us2000a28w. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a28w. 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 have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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