A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 22:29:09 / 10:29 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000bk97. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bk97. Exact location, longitude -28.5603° West, latitude 60.6467° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 03/09/20 / 2020-09-03 22:29:09 / September 3, 2020 @ 10:29 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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