A earthquake magnitude 6.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:43:59 / 9:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -26.8332° West, latitude 0.9604° North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us7000bq10. Event ids that are associated: pt20262001, at00qgvj1d, us7000bq10. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/09/20 / 2020-09-18 21:43:59 / September 18, 2020 @ 9:43 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world.
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