A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -27.3502 West, latitude 46.7935 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:48:09 / 8:48 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 30/11/20 / 2020-11-30 20:48:09 / November 30, 2020 @ 8:48 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us7000cmlv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cmlv.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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