A earthquake with magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from El Dovio in Colombia. Exact location of earthquake, -76.2801° West, 4.5596° North, depth 113.28 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 113.28 km (70 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 14:21:16 / 2:21 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/03/19 / 2019-03-23 19:21:16 / March 23, 2019 @ 7:21 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jkrq. Id of event: us1000jkrq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Supía, Rovira, Aranzazu. Close country/countries that might be effected, Colombia (c. 47 790 000 pop). Event epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Pereira (c. 440 100 pop), 117 km (73 miles) from Ibagué (c. 421 700 pop), 102 km (63 miles) from Manizales (c. 357 800 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Armenia (c. 315 300 pop), 113 km (71 miles) from Palmira (c. 248 000 pop), 112 km (70 miles) from Buenaventura (c. 240 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Dos Quebradas (c. 179 600 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Tuluá (c. 165 500 pop).
There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km NW of El Dovio, Colombia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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