A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:13:39 / 4:13 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70006nyj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006nyj. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -30.394 West, latitude 59.464 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/12/19 / 2019-12-20 06:13:39 / December 20, 2019 @ 6:13 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Reykjanes Ridge. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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