A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 57.778° East, 9.3066° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/12/19 / 2019-12-29 20:00:48 / December 29, 2019 @ 8:00 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us70006znt. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006znt. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:00:48 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter).
Every 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. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: Carlsberg Ridge.
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