A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 132 km E of Gualaquiza, Ecuador (82 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/06/17 / 2017-06-05 04:08:34 / June 5, 2017 @ 4:08 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20009ljy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009ljy. The temblor was reported at 23:08:34 / 11:08 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 57.27 km (36 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -77.3642 West, latitude -3.5168 South, depth = 57.27 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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