A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us70005s4s. Event ids that are associated: us70005s4s. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:52:17 / 2:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/09/19 / 2019-09-29 17:52:17 / September 29, 2019 @ 5:52 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -47.0194° West, 18.1779° North, depth 10 km.
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 two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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