A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 59 km N of Boca de Uchire, Venezuela (37 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:05:54 / 7:05 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.4303 West, latitude 10.6698 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 11:05:54 / January 26, 2020 @ 11:05 am. Id of earthquake: us60007gv0. Event ids that are associated: us60007gv0.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 59 km N of Boca de Uchire, Venezuela. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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