A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Reykjanes Ridge (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -32.9635° West, 57.6236° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:29:44 / 2:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/11/20 / 2020-11-03 02:29:44 / November 3, 2020 @ 2:29 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cbff. Id of event: us7000cbff.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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