A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/02/20 / 2020-02-08 00:02:10 / February 8, 2020 @ 12:02 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 67.3506 East, latitude -0.5251 South, depth = 10 km. 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). The temblor was detected at 04:02:10 / 4:02 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us70007q59. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007q59.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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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