A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/09/18 / 2018-09-24 22:39:10 / September 24, 2018 @ 10:39 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 57.9465 East, latitude 9.6554 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 02:39:10 / 2:39 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000hjjb. Event ids that are associated: us2000hjjb. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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