A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 08:38:42 / October 30, 2020 @ 8:38 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c7wh. Id of event: us7000c7wh. Exact location, longitude -43.5086° West, latitude 10.6168° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 08:38:42 / 8:38 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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