A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -36.5557 West, latitude 7.7142 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 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). The temblor was detected at 07:31:48 / 7:31 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us10009920. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10009920. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/07/17 / 2017-07-05 09:31:48 / July 5, 2017 @ 9:31 am.
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 was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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