A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Greenland Sea (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, 3.5573° East, 79.6239° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 04:41:40 / 4:41 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000djnw. Id of event: us7000djnw. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/03/21 / 2021-03-16 04:41:40 / March 16, 2021 @ 4:41 am. 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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