A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 118 km S of Akureyri, Iceland (73 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 13:09:09 / 1:09 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 7.27 km (5 miles). Unique identifier: us6000457r. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000457r. Exact location of event, depth 7.27 km, -17.7082° West, 64.6351° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/06/19 / 2019-06-24 13:09:09 / June 24, 2019 @ 1:09 pm UTC/GMT.
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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