A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006307. Id of event: us60006307. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -44.6561° West, 26.1235° North, depth 10 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:20:00 / 5:20 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/10/19 / 2019-10-25 20:20:00 / October 25, 2019 @ 8:20 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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