A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -41.5678° West, 31.512° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 02:12:24 / 2:12 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000b6na. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b6na. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/07/20 / 2020-07-25 02:12:24 / July 25, 2020 @ 2:12 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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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