A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Off the coast of Central America (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 16:59:17 / April 3, 2018 @ 4:59 pm. Event id: us1000ddqe. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ddqe. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:59:17 / 10:59 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred 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). Exact location, longitude -84.4283° West, latitude 2.696° North, depth = 10 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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