A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Correderos in Honduras. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -88.4358° West, 15.4993° North. The temblor was detected at 00:37:08 / 12:37 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10007cvx. Unique identifier: us10007cvx. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/11/16 / 2016-11-28 06:37:08 / November 28, 2016 @ 6:37 am.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Morazán, Santa Rosa de Copán, Mezapa. Earthquake epicenter was 44 km (27 miles) from San Pedro Sula (c. 489 500 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Choloma (c. 139 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from El Progreso (c. 100 800 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Puerto Barrios (c. 56 600 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Puerto Cortez (c. 48 000 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from La Lima (c. 46 000 pop). Close country/countries, Guatemala (c. 13 550 000 pop), Honduras (c. 7 989 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km N of Correderos, Honduras. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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