A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Owen Fracture Zone region (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/20 / 2020-09-03 20:36:55 / September 3, 2020 @ 8:36 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000bhg1. Event ids that are associated: us7000bhg1. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 56.3405 East, latitude 14.3548 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 20:36:55 / 8:36 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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