A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/08/17 / 2017-08-14 00:24:46 / August 14, 2017 @ 12:24 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000a7vl. Event ids that are associated: us2000a7vl. The temblor was reported at 22:24:46 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -27.8757° West, 48.6922° North.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel anything?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.