A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -40.4558 West, latitude 9.374 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:47:55 / 2:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 14:47:55 / October 22, 2020 @ 2:47 pm. 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). Id of earthquake: us7000c719. Event ids that are associated: us7000c719.
Each 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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