A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us7000bmv2. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bmv2. Exact location of earthquake, -27.9099° West, 45.6203° North, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 14/09/20 / 2020-09-14 01:58:31 / September 14, 2020 @ 1:58 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:58:31 / 1:58 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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