A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 197 km NE of Nord, Greenland (122 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 30/01/18 / 2018-01-30 22:07:51 / January 30, 2018 @ 10:07 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 21:07:51 / 9:07 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000cric. Id of event: us2000cric. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -7.5181 West, latitude 82.8336 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 197 km NE of Nord, Greenland. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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