A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -46.4158 West, latitude 17.64 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us7000cf9y. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cf9y. The temblor was picked up at 11:37:25 / 11:37 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 11:37:25 / November 15, 2020 @ 11:37 am.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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