A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -29.1531 West, latitude 50.6305 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us6000cbh7. Event ids that are associated: us6000cbh7. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/10/20 / 2020-10-18 17:15:54 / October 18, 2020 @ 5:15 pm. The temblor was detected at 17:15:54 / 5:15 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was 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).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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.
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