A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes Carlsberg Ridge (0 miles) on Sunday. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:01:10 / 5:01 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/02/21 / 2021-02-21 05:01:10 / February 21, 2021 @ 5:01 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 68.2032° East, latitude -2.0953° South, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us6000djti. Event ids that are associated: us6000djti. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Carlsberg Ridge.
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