A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles). Global time and date of event 06/12/19 / 2019-12-06 05:54:43 / December 6, 2019 @ 5:54 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 10:54:43 / 10:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 68.0772° East, -2.6128° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us60006mun. Unique identifier: us60006mun.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: Carlsberg Ridge. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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