A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/08/17 / 2017-08-14 00:29:04 / August 14, 2017 @ 12:29 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:29:04 / 10:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -27.8871° West, 48.7175° North. Id of earthquake: us2000a7vn. Event ids that are associated: us2000a7vn.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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