A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 11:24:18 / 11:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -13.2691 West, latitude -23.676 South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hpt3. Id of event: us1000hpt3. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/11/18 / 2018-11-03 12:24:18 / November 3, 2018 @ 12:24 pm. 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 three and in the last 365 days three 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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