A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 13:24:11 / 1:24 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/11/17 / 2017-11-28 14:24:11 / November 28, 2017 @ 2:24 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bvde. Unique identifier: us2000bvde. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -14.0805 West, latitude -17.5752 South, depth = 10 km.
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. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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