A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, central Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:27:25 / 6:27 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -37.9464° West, 7.9867° North. Id of earthquake: us7000djfh. Event ids that are associated: us7000djfh. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/03/21 / 2021-03-15 06:27:25 / March 15, 2021 @ 6:27 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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