A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Ascension Island region (0 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, longitude -11.0267 West, latitude -6.3182 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/07/20 / 2020-07-01 10:15:23 / July 1, 2020 @ 10:15 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 10:15:23 / 10:15 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ajxf. Unique identifier: us7000ajxf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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