A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bhg4. Id of event: us7000bhg4. 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). Exact location of event, longitude 56.4295 East, latitude 14.4263 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 03/09/20 / 2020-09-03 20:40:43 / September 3, 2020 @ 8:40 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:40:43 / 8:40 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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