A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Global time and date of event 16/03/19 / 2019-03-16 19:19:43 / March 16, 2019 @ 7:19 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -29.5184 West, latitude 43.1573 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 17:19:43 / 5:19 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jh51. Unique identifier: us1000jh51.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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