A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). The 5.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:52:22 / 5:52 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/04/19 / 2019-04-30 20:52:22 / April 30, 2019 @ 8:52 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -46.3628 West, latitude 15.3416 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70003evi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003evi. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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