A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -30.1649 West, latitude 0.8312 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/09/20 / 2020-09-14 13:23:04 / September 14, 2020 @ 1:23 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000bpsw. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bpsw. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:23:04 / 1:23 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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