A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles). Event id: us2000dyxt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dyxt. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:19:52 / 12:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 67.3596° East, 0.6934° North, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/04/18 / 2018-04-05 08:19:52 / April 5, 2018 @ 8:19 am. The earthquake was roughly 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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