A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Ascension Island region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -12.7914° West, -11.1457° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was reported at 21:07:06 / 9:07 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70009cfs. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009cfs. Global time and date of event 03/05/20 / 2020-05-03 22:07:06 / May 3, 2020 @ 10:07 pm UTC/GMT. 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).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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