A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us70005ted. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005ted. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 64.1091 East, latitude 3.4982 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 19:44:29 / 7:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/10/19 / 2019-10-02 19:44:29 / October 2, 2019 @ 7:44 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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