A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Dabeiba in Colombia on Monday. Event id: us70003hlq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003hlq. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:56:32 / 1:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -76.2643 West, latitude 6.991 North, depth = 20.21 km. Global time and date of event 06/05/19 / 2019-05-06 18:56:32 / May 6, 2019 @ 6:56 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.21 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Event epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Chigorodó (c. 48 400 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Yarumal (c. 22 400 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Carepa (c. 20 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Urrao (c. 18 800 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Antioquia (c. 11 800 pop), 1 km (1 miles) from Dabeiba (c. 11 500 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Ituango (c. 10 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Carepa, Yarumal, Chigorodó. Nearby country/countries, Colombia (c. 47 790 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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