A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 11:15:04 / November 15, 2020 @ 11:15 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -46.7277° West, 17.9662° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 11:15:04 / 11:15 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cf9z. Unique identifier: us7000cf9z.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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