A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 1038 km NE of Longyearbyen, Svalbard and Jan Mayen (645 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 43.2074° East, 87.1021° North. The temblor was picked up at 17:15:40 / 5:15 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000aata. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000aata. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/06/20 / 2020-06-12 17:15:40 / June 12, 2020 @ 5:15 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 has struck near.
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