A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Inza in Colombia. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/11/17 / 2017-11-04 00:16:35 / November 4, 2017 @ 12:16 am. The temblor was detected at 19:16:35 / 7:16 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 160.8 km (100 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -76.0185 West, latitude 2.4776 North, depth = 160.8 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bi7p. Id of event: us2000bi7p.
Event epicenter was 96 km (60 miles) from Neiva (c. 352 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Popayán (c. 258 700 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Pitalito (c. 53 700 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Puerto Tejada (c. 53 700 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Florida (c. 47 200 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Jamundí (c. 44 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Santander de Quilichao (c. 40 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Colombia (c. 47 790 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Jamundí, Florida, Neiva.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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