A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, North of Svalbard (0 miles). Unique identifier: us70003uv3. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003uv3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -2.7758 West, latitude 80.1599 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 17:55:45 / 5:55 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/06/19 / 2019-06-03 17:55:45 / June 3, 2019 @ 5:55 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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