A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Northern East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/05/16 / 2016-05-16 06:39:05 / May 16, 2016 @ 6:39 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -103.1224 West, latitude 8.5285 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us10005hp6. Event ids that are associated: us10005hp6. 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). The temblor was reported at 23:39:05 / 11:39 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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