A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 114 km E of Macas, Ecuador (71 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 144.63 km (90 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/04/20 / 2020-04-17 03:13:33 / April 17, 2020 @ 3:13 am. The temblor was reported at 22:13:33 / 10:13 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70008yd3. Unique identifier: us70008yd3. Exact location of earthquake, -77.1002° West, -2.4539° South, depth 144.63 km.
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. 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 114 km E of Macas, Ecuador.
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