A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador region (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -95.512° West, latitude 2.2884° North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/20 / 2020-03-28 20:30:52 / March 28, 2020 @ 8:30 pm. The temblor was detected at 14:30:52 / 2:30 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70008hyi. Unique identifier: us70008hyi. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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