A earthquake magnitude 6.5 (ml/mb) strikes central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bf3k. Unique identifier: us7000bf3k. The temblor was picked up at 21:20:29 / 9:20 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -29.8326 West, latitude 0.7691 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/08/20 / 2020-08-30 21:20:29 / August 30, 2020 @ 9:20 pm.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world.
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