A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, South of Panama (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:39:15 / 1:39 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us20008u2c. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008u2c. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/03/17 / 2017-03-16 19:39:15 / March 16, 2017 @ 7:39 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -82.6117 West, latitude 4.6477 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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