A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 240 km SE of Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland (149 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -17.3963° West, 69.0164° North, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 09/06/19 / 2019-06-09 03:45:17 / June 9, 2019 @ 3:45 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us70003xds. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003xds. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:45:17 / 2:45 am (local time epicenter).
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 nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 240 km SE of Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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