A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000e0j6. Unique identifier: us2000e0j6. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:59:28 / 5:59 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/04/18 / 2018-04-15 07:59:28 / April 15, 2018 @ 7:59 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -31.9411 West, latitude 58.4224 North, depth = 10 km.
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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