A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Global time and date of event 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 07:30:34 / June 28, 2020 @ 7:30 am UTC/GMT. 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). Exact location, longitude -46.4803° West, latitude 17.6363° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 07:30:34 / 7:30 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ahez. Id of event: us7000ahez.
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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge.
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