A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles) on Friday. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:31:31 / 1:31 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.11 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000d29v. Unique identifier: us7000d29v. Global time and date of event 22/01/21 / 2021-01-22 01:31:31 / January 22, 2021 @ 1:31 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -27.468 West, latitude 47.5616 North, depth = 11.11 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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 two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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