A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes Central East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/04/17 / 2017-04-16 19:50:26 / April 16, 2017 @ 7:50 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008jki. Unique identifier: us10008jki. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:50:26 / 12:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -102.7555° West, -3.3767° South, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
Did you feel it?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: Central East Pacific Rise.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.