A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. Event id: us70006p0j. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006p0j. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -30.618 West, latitude 59.6112 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/12/19 / 2019-12-20 09:29:29 / December 20, 2019 @ 9:29 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 09:29:29 / 9:29 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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