A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes north of Ascension Island (0 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: us70004fww. Ids that are associated to the event: us70004fww. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 29/06/19 / 2019-06-29 19:33:22 / June 29, 2019 @ 7:33 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -12.9817 West, latitude -1.6617 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:33:22 / 7:33 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seven 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.
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