A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported North of Ascension Island (0 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: us700047ga. Event ids that are associated: us700047ga. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 18:59:24 / 6:59 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -12.3506° West, latitude -1.5162° South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/06/19 / 2019-06-29 19:59:24 / June 29, 2019 @ 7:59 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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