A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Central East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:26:36 / 11:26 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -104.3127° West, -4.4673° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008qrj. Unique identifier: us10008qrj. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/05/17 / 2017-05-02 18:26:36 / May 2, 2017 @ 6:26 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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