A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 205 km N of Siglufjörður, Iceland (127 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/20 / 2020-09-03 04:15:58 / September 3, 2020 @ 4:15 am. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:15:58 / 4:15 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bk8l. Id of event: us7000bk8l. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -18.6094 West, latitude 67.987 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 205 km N of Siglufjörður, Iceland. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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