A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported Off the coast of Central America (0 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/12/15 / 2015-12-19 04:27:31 / December 19, 2015 @ 4:27 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100048aa. Id of event: us100048aa. The temblor was detected at 22:27:31 / 10:27 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -84.4452 West, latitude 2.1058 North, depth = 21.13 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.13 km (13 miles).
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 has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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