A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported North of Svalbard (0 miles) on Sunday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:19:52 / 5:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 3.7496 East, latitude 84.65 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us1000d6ht. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d6ht. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 17:19:52 / March 11, 2018 @ 5:19 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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