A earthquake with magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Mountain in Colombia. A tsunami warning has been issued near Mountain in Colombia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/18 / 2018-11-25 03:40:47 / November 25, 2018 @ 3:40 am. Id of earthquake: at00piqcvz. Event ids that are associated: pt18329000, at00piqcvz. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -81.1° West, 13.2° North. The temblor was reported at 22:40:47 / 10:40 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 94 km (59 miles) from San Andrés (c. 58 300 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Colombia (c. 47 790 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Andrés.
There are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world each year. 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 have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 34 km ESE of Mountain, Colombia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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