A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Off the coast of Central America (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 25.53 km (16 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 19:48:09 / March 4, 2018 @ 7:48 pm. Exact location, longitude -83.0175° West, latitude 3.27° North, depth = 25.53 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:48:09 / 1:48 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dc4y. Id of event: us2000dc4y.
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 nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Off the coast of Central America.
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