A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000a9ed. Event ids that are associated: us2000a9ed. Global time and date of event 14/08/17 / 2017-08-14 00:31:03 / August 14, 2017 @ 12:31 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 22:31:03 / 10:31 pm (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, -27.8854° West, 48.5306° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days six 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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