A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Greenland Sea (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 5.7052° East, latitude 73.0093° North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us6000d5fn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d5fn. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/12/20 / 2020-12-21 16:27:57 / December 21, 2020 @ 4:27 pm. The temblor was picked up at 16:27:57 / 4:27 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: Greenland Sea. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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