A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes Off the coast of Central America (0 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:54:09 / 10:54 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us200082l3. Ids that are associated to the event: us200082l3. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/12/16 / 2016-12-19 16:54:09 / December 19, 2016 @ 4:54 pm. Exact location, longitude -84.351° West, latitude 2.2855° North, depth = 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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