A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006172. Id of event: us70006172. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 64.0179° East, latitude 3.6161° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 18:50:20 / 6:50 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 21/10/19 / 2019-10-21 14:50:20 / October 21, 2019 @ 2:50 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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