A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70005lqr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005lqr. The temblor was detected at 09:30:48 / 9:30 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 18/09/19 / 2019-09-18 11:30:48 / September 18, 2019 @ 11:30 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -26.6061° West, 0.595° North.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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