A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -16.0916 West, latitude -38.4126 South, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us600040s1. Ids that are associated to the event: us600040s1. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:20:33 / 8:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/06/19 / 2019-06-10 09:20:33 / June 10, 2019 @ 9:20 am.
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 was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge.
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