A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 122 km SE of Yantzaza, Ecuador (76 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -77.8656° West, -4.4799° South, depth 43.83 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/11/17 / 2017-11-04 09:01:04 / November 4, 2017 @ 9:01 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 43.83 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 04:01:04 / 4:01 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000bibq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bibq.
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. 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 in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 122 km SE of Yantzaza, Ecuador. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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