A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -44.9342° West, 23.3347° North. 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). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cb91. Unique identifier: us7000cb91. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/11/20 / 2020-11-01 22:02:31 / November 1, 2020 @ 10:02 pm. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:02:31 / 10:02 pm (local time epicenter).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge.
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