A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, West of the Galapagos Islands (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dxyr. Unique identifier: us2000dxyr. Global time and date of event 11/04/18 / 2018-04-11 09:53:05 / April 11, 2018 @ 9:53 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 02:53:05 / 2:53 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -98.7364 West, latitude 2.4258 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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