A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000e213. Unique identifier: us1000e213. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -31.3047 West, latitude 51.155 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:29:38 / 3:29 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/05/18 / 2018-05-04 17:29:38 / May 4, 2018 @ 5:29 pm.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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