A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -34.6938 West, latitude 7.5564 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us7000d21t. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d21t. 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: 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 09:46:44 / January 12, 2021 @ 9:46 am. The temblor was detected at 09:46:44 / 9:46 am (local time epicenter).
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 has struck near.
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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: central Mid-Atlantic Ridge. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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