A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported Sucre, Venezuela kilometers (0 miles) from Sucre, Venezuela on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600086p9. Id of event: us600086p9. Exact location of event, depth 99.95 km, -62.4153° West, 10.568° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/02/20 / 2020-02-29 02:25:21 / February 29, 2020 @ 2:25 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 02:25:21 / 2:25 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 99.95 km (62 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Petit Valley, Carúpano, Point Fortin. Close country/countries that might be effected, Trinidad and Tobago (c. 1 229 000 pop), Venezuela (c. 27 223 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 93 km (58 miles) from Carúpano (c. 112 100 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Güiria (c. 40 000 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Point Fortin (c. 19 100 pop), 97 km (61 miles) from Petit Valley (c. 8 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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