A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:25:45 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/11/18 / 2018-11-09 02:25:45 / November 9, 2018 @ 2:25 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -13.2646 West, latitude -47.3279 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us1000hsql. Event ids that are associated: us1000hsql.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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