A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 11:31:31 / 11:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -46.3686 West, latitude 17.5627 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cfa2. Unique identifier: us7000cfa2. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 11:31:31 / November 15, 2020 @ 11:31 am UTC/GMT.
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 three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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