A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/09/20 / 2020-09-18 07:03:22 / September 18, 2020 @ 7:03 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 07:03:22 / 7:03 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000c03v. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c03v. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -45.9378 West, latitude 20.8423 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge.
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