A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 109 km NW of Francisco Pizarro, Colombia (68 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:17:07 / 9:17 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -79.4247° West, 2.7916° North, depth 10 km. 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: 26/10/16 / 2016-10-26 14:17:07 / October 26, 2016 @ 2:17 pm. Event id: us100073g8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100073g8.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 109 km NW of Francisco Pizarro, Colombia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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