A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude 60.2512 East, latitude 6.7378 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 21/10/19 / 2019-10-21 13:17:41 / October 21, 2019 @ 1:17 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 17:17:41 / 5:17 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005wpy. Id of event: us70005wpy. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 six 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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