A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/06/20 / 2020-06-29 14:41:54 / June 29, 2020 @ 2:41 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 14:41:54 / 2:41 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -16.2999° West, latitude -41.7327° South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us7000ahgx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ahgx.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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