A earthquake magnitude 6.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 30/11/17 / 2017-11-30 06:32:51 / November 30, 2017 @ 6:32 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 04:32:51 / 4:32 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pt17334001, at00p07wur, us1000bj7t. Id of event: us1000bj7t. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -23.4178 West, latitude -1.1078 South, depth = 10 km.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge.
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