A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/02/21 / 2021-02-28 11:38:35 / February 28, 2021 @ 11:38 am. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:38:35 / 11:38 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000dfjz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dfjz. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -20.6337° West, latitude 0.1415° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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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