A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles). Exact location, longitude 56.9093° East, latitude 10.484° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000je6w. Id of event: us1000je6w. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/03/19 / 2019-03-03 20:49:32 / March 3, 2019 @ 8:49 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:49:32 / 12:49 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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