A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Ascension Island region (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:54:13 / 4:54 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -11.374° West, latitude -6.1621° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us60008b77. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60008b77. Global time and date of event 03/03/20 / 2020-03-03 17:54:13 / March 3, 2020 @ 5:54 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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