A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 264 km SW of Grindavík, Iceland (164 miles). Global time and date of event 27/07/20 / 2020-07-27 16:37:36 / July 27, 2020 @ 4:37 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -26.3396° West, 62.2628° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000b6w6. Event ids that are associated: us6000b6w6. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:37:36 / 4:37 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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