A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 46 km NE of Maniitsoq, Greenland (29 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -52.3365° West, 65.7597° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c40h. Unique identifier: us6000c40h. The temblor was reported at 10:30:51 / 10:30 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/09/20 / 2020-09-27 10:30:51 / September 27, 2020 @ 10:30 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 46 km NE of Maniitsoq, Greenland.
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