A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Central East Pacific Rise (0 miles). Global time and date of event 07/10/15 / 2015-10-07 02:49:31 / October 7, 2015 @ 2:49 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -104.3905° West, -4.0507° South. The temblor was detected at 19:49:31 / 7:49 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us10003nux. Event ids that are associated: us10003nux.
Each 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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