A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Greenland Sea (0 miles). 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). Unique identifier: us1000g91k. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000g91k. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 9.9828° East, 74.7219° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/08/18 / 2018-08-09 18:50:15 / August 9, 2018 @ 6:50 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:50:15 / 7:50 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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