A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Azores Islands region (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -32.9701° West, 37.0096° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 08:44:27 / July 6, 2020 @ 8:44 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us7000aimd. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000aimd. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:44:27 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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