A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported north of Severnaya Zemlya (0 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 112.1227 East, latitude 83.7952 North, depth = 10 km. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:29:08 / 8:29 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/02/21 / 2021-02-26 08:29:08 / February 26, 2021 @ 8:29 am. Unique identifier: us7000df6l. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000df6l. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 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).
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 has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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