A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:35:09 / 10:35 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000cr08. Event ids that are associated: us7000cr08. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -45.0467 West, latitude 22.4819 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/12/20 / 2020-12-09 22:35:09 / December 9, 2020 @ 10:35 pm.
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. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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