A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/10/18 / 2018-10-27 19:41:24 / October 27, 2018 @ 7:41 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:41:24 / 11:41 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000i5hr. Unique identifier: us2000i5hr. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 67.4028 East, latitude -1.0177 South, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Carlsberg Ridge.
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