A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 104 km S of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala (65 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:56:21 / 5:56 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/08/18 / 2018-08-04 11:56:21 / August 4, 2018 @ 11:56 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -90.9681° West, 12.9873° North. Event id: us1000g5c8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000g5c8.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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