A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -37.7127 West, latitude 7.7947 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:57:41 / 6:57 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us1000hdzn. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000hdzn. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/10/18 / 2018-10-14 09:57:41 / October 14, 2018 @ 9:57 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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