A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Unique identifier: us7000bl66. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bl66. Exact location of earthquake, -27.4845° West, 48.1209° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/09/20 / 2020-09-06 10:30:18 / September 6, 2020 @ 10:30 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:30:18 / 10:30 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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