A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, north of Svalbard (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/11/20 / 2020-11-10 01:22:21 / November 10, 2020 @ 1:22 am. Event id: us7000cegw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cegw. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:22:21 / 1:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -4.3649 West, latitude 81.586 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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