A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, north of Svalbard (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -1.0692° West, 80.0166° North. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:26:16 / 5:26 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000cdfq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cdfq. 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: 07/11/20 / 2020-11-07 05:26:16 / November 7, 2020 @ 5:26 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: north of Svalbard.
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