A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Central East Pacific Rise (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000hde4. Event ids that are associated: us1000hde4. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/10/18 / 2018-10-12 19:30:32 / October 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm. The temblor was reported at 12:30:32 / 12:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -108.2659° West, -9.5793° South, 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 quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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