A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000adti. Unique identifier: us2000adti. Global time and date of event 01/09/17 / 2017-09-01 11:20:50 / September 1, 2017 @ 11:20 am UTC/GMT. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:20:50 / 9:20 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -34.0355° West, 56.938° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ten 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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