A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, North of Svalbard (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/04/19 / 2019-04-19 07:05:26 / April 19, 2019 @ 7:05 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 6.5198 East, latitude 84.9783 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:05:26 / 7:05 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us70003cji. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003cji.
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 four 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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