A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Greenland Sea (0 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us6000c8wy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c8wy. Exact location of earthquake, 8.5877° East, 73.8472° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 17/10/20 / 2020-10-17 04:32:06 / October 17, 2020 @ 4:32 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 04:32:06 / 4:32 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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