Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge on Thursday, 30 August 2018
30 Aug 06:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 35 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-08-30 03:34:54 -02:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.5208°N / 37.3585°W (international territory)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2018-08-30 03:34:54 -02:00 (30 Aug 05:34:54 UTC)||M 4.8 / 10 km||- Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge||USGS|
|Thu, 30 Aug 05:34 UTC||M 4.7 / 10 km||Central Mid Atlantic Ridge||GFZ|
User reports for this quake
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