A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000cqwk. Unique identifier: us2000cqwk. The temblor was picked up at 10:14:42 / 10:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/01/18 / 2018-01-29 12:14:42 / January 29, 2018 @ 12:14 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -35.2072° West, 53.692° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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