A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 148 km E of Macas, Ecuador (92 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:18:03 / 6:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -76.7849 West, latitude -2.4313 South, depth = 122.76 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bj6e. Unique identifier: us2000bj6e. The epicenter was at a depth of 122.76 km (76 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/11/17 / 2017-11-06 11:18:03 / November 6, 2017 @ 11:18 am. 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 quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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