A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km WSW of Jiquilillo, Nicaragua (63 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 23:41:43 / 11:41 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10007c82. Unique identifier: us10007c82. Global time and date of event 25/11/16 / 2016-11-25 05:41:43 / November 25, 2016 @ 5:41 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -88.2735° West, latitude 12.3091° North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 101 km WSW of Jiquilillo, Nicaragua. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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