A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, north of Ascension Island (0 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:12:50 / 11:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/11/18 / 2018-11-29 23:12:50 / November 29, 2018 @ 11:12 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -17.8991 West, latitude -0.1023 South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000i2u3. Unique identifier: us1000i2u3.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 seven 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.
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