A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 35 kilometers (22 miles) from Rivera in Colombia on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/11/17 / 2017-11-11 14:45:22 / November 11, 2017 @ 2:45 pm. Exact location of event, depth 48.12 km, -74.9334° West, 2.7643° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bm1j. Unique identifier: us2000bm1j. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 48.12 km (30 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:45:22 / 9:45 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Neiva (c. 352 900 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Garzón (c. 29 500 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Campoalegre (c. 22 600 pop), 97 km (61 miles) from Puerto Rico (c. 12 300 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Natagaima (c. 11 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Algeciras (c. 10 800 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Palermo (c. 9 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Garzón, Puerto Rico, Natagaima. Nearby country/countries, Colombia (c. 47 790 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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