A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -40.0508° West, latitude 32.2368° North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us70006213. Event ids that are associated: us70006213. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/10/19 / 2019-10-24 01:24:07 / October 24, 2019 @ 1:24 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 22:24:07 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter).
Each 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 one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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