A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Unique identifier: us2000d9mx. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000d9mx. Exact location of event, longitude -45.1159 West, latitude 22.4419 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:56:42 / 9:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/02/18 / 2018-02-19 00:56:42 / February 19, 2018 @ 12:56 am. 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).
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 was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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