A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -32.356° West, 3.7495° North, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us6000afgx. Event ids that are associated: us6000afgx. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 15:31:06 / 3:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/06/20 / 2020-06-20 15:31:06 / June 20, 2020 @ 3:31 pm.
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 has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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