A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 99 km WSW of Jiquilillo, Nicaragua (62 miles). Event id: us10007cg9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007cg9. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/11/16 / 2016-11-26 04:29:02 / November 26, 2016 @ 4:29 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -88.2426° West, 12.2948° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 22:29:02 / 10:29 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days sixty-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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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 99 km WSW of Jiquilillo, Nicaragua.
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