A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Junin in Ecuador. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -80.1184° West, -1.1251° South, depth 64.67 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:24:36 / 6:24 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us200066ip. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us200066ip. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 64.67 km (40 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/06/16 / 2016-06-20 23:24:36 / June 20, 2016 @ 11:24 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 69 km (43 miles) from Manta (c. 183 200 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Portoviejo (c. 170 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Quevedo (c. 119 400 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Velasco Ibarra (c. 48 800 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Ventanas (c. 46 700 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Chone (c. 44 800 pop). Close country/countries, Ecuador (c. 14 791 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Triunfo, Catarama, Lomas de Sargentillo.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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