A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 258 km SSW of Champerico, Guatemala (160 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: us2000a0u8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a0u8. Exact location of event, depth 13.54 km, -92.6553° West, 12.0778° North. The temblor was picked up at 08:10:03 / 8:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/07/17 / 2017-07-25 14:10:03 / July 25, 2017 @ 2:10 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.54 km (8 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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