A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 132 km W of Santa Genoveva de Docorodo, Colombia (82 miles) on Monday. Global time and date of event 10/10/16 / 2016-10-10 22:38:55 / October 10, 2016 @ 10:38 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -78.5583° West, 4.3202° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us20007eum. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20007eum. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:38:55 / 5:38 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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