A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Off the coast of Central America (0 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:55:04 / 9:55 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000ddp9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ddp9. Exact location of earthquake, -84.2662° West, 2.774° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 15:55:04 / April 3, 2018 @ 3:55 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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