A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/09/20 / 2020-09-06 06:38:35 / September 6, 2020 @ 6:38 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:38:35 / 6:38 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000biu4. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000biu4. Exact location of event, longitude -27.4915 West, latitude 47.7463 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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