A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported Central East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us20005e84. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005e84. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/04/16 / 2016-04-03 04:05:10 / April 3, 2016 @ 4:05 am. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:05:10 / 9:05 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 event, depth 10 km, -104.3587° West, -4.0728° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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