A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Central East Pacific Rise (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 14:45:48 / March 6, 2018 @ 2:45 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -108.9132 West, latitude -8.8478 South, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 07:45:48 / 7:45 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000dd0n. Event ids that are associated: us2000dd0n.
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 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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