A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported southwest of Africa (0 miles) on Tuesday. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ckdh. Unique identifier: us7000ckdh. Exact location of event, longitude 16.1827 East, latitude -52.233 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:37:56 / 4:37 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/11/20 / 2020-11-24 04:37:56 / November 24, 2020 @ 4:37 am.
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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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