A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 94 km SE of Sucua, Ecuador (58 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70004j21. Event ids that are associated: us70004j21. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.05 km (32 miles). Exact location, longitude -77.6259° West, latitude -3.1224° South, depth = 52.05 km. Global time and date of event 04/07/19 / 2019-07-04 07:12:30 / July 4, 2019 @ 7:12 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 02:12:30 / 2:12 am (local time epicenter).
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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 94 km SE of Sucua, Ecuador.
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