A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Tjeldsto in Norway. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.29 km (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:46:32 / 8:46 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000bk23. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bk23. Exact location of event, depth 4.29 km, 4.6569° East, 60.5783° North. Global time and date of event 07/11/17 / 2017-11-07 08:46:32 / November 7, 2017 @ 8:46 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 42 km (26 miles) from Bergen (c. 213 600 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Ytrebygda (c. 24 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Askøy (c. 17 200 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Indre Arna (c. 6 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, Norway (c. 5 009 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Indre Arna, Ytrebygda, Bergen (min 5000 pop).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 10 km WSW of Tjeldsto, Norway. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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