A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 127 km ENE of Barra Patuca, Honduras (79 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/01/18 / 2018-01-22 13:58:02 / January 22, 2018 @ 1:58 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 07:58:02 / 7:58 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -83.281° West, latitude 16.4151° North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000cmgb. Unique identifier: us2000cmgb.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 127 km ENE of Barra Patuca, Honduras. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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