A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. Id of earthquake: us70005s1s. Event ids that are associated: us70005s1s. The temblor was reported at 08:22:48 / 8:22 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/09/19 / 2019-09-27 10:22:48 / September 27, 2019 @ 10:22 am. Exact location of event, longitude -31.4524 West, latitude 3.4061 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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