A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 107 km SSW of George Town, Cayman Islands (66 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us60007mnz. Unique identifier: us60007mnz. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -81.7951° West, 18.4007° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/02/20 / 2020-02-02 09:27:15 / February 2, 2020 @ 9:27 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:27:15 / 4:27 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 107 km SSW of George Town, Cayman Islands.
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