A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Northern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005j12. Id of event: us20005j12. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -104.3235° West, 10.1587° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/04/16 / 2016-04-16 15:20:11 / April 16, 2016 @ 3:20 pm. The temblor was picked up at 08:20:11 / 8:20 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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