A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Southwest of Africa (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:17:56 / 10:17 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 04/05/20 / 2020-05-04 21:17:56 / May 4, 2020 @ 9:17 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 14.5609° East, -52.4052° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us70009em1. Unique identifier: us70009em1.
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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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