A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Monday. Unique identifier: us7000d1qg. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000d1qg. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:23:25 / 1:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -45.0994 West, latitude 15.3036 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 13:23:25 / January 11, 2021 @ 1:23 pm UTC/GMT.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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