A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000agvf. Unique identifier: us7000agvf. Exact location, longitude -38.0761° West, latitude 8.0636° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred 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). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:16:55 / 6:16 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/07/20 / 2020-07-02 18:16:55 / July 2, 2020 @ 6:16 pm.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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