A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:53:23 / 11:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/02/20 / 2020-02-15 13:53:23 / February 15, 2020 @ 1:53 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -35.0367 West, latitude 55.1608 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70007u6m. Event ids that are associated: us70007u6m.
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 have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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