A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:22:46 / 11:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -39.9058 West, latitude 9.5142 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us6000aevi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000aevi. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/06/20 / 2020-06-14 11:22:46 / June 14, 2020 @ 11:22 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: central Mid-Atlantic Ridge.
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