A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -30.4859° West, latitude 59.469° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us700063h5. Ids that are associated to the event: us700063h5. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/10/19 / 2019-10-27 21:14:41 / October 27, 2019 @ 9:14 pm. The temblor was picked up at 19:14:41 / 7:14 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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