A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 247 km S of Punta de Burica, Panama (153 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -82.6489 West, latitude 5.8082 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us20009me3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009me3. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/06/17 / 2017-06-14 09:02:59 / June 14, 2017 @ 9:02 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 03:02:59 / 3:02 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 247 km S of Punta de Burica, Panama. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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