A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -17.1157 West, latitude -37.1412 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/07/19 / 2019-07-27 05:59:24 / July 27, 2019 @ 5:59 am. The temblor was reported at 04:59:24 / 4:59 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us60004znv. Event ids that are associated: us60004znv.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two 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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