A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) strikes Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location, longitude -29.1045° West, latitude 43.1851° North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 29/04/19 / 2019-04-29 02:48:51 / April 29, 2019 @ 2:48 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us70003dpt. Event ids that are associated: us70003dpt. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:48:51 / 12:48 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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