A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles). Global time and date of event 12/11/17 / 2017-11-12 16:28:39 / November 12, 2017 @ 4:28 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:28:39 / 8:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 58.3626° East, 8.9901° North, depth 10 km. Unique identifier: us2000bscr. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000bscr. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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