A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 08:36:23 / 8:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 68.0559° East, -2.7834° South, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us1000jkvv. Event ids that are associated: us1000jkvv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 24/03/19 / 2019-03-24 03:36:23 / March 24, 2019 @ 3:36 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: Carlsberg Ridge.
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