A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Cepitá in Colombia on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -72.998 West, latitude 6.8021 North, depth = 151.78 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000acbg. Event ids that are associated: us7000acbg. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 151.78 km (94 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/06/20 / 2020-06-22 20:02:31 / June 22, 2020 @ 8:02 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 20:02:31 / 8:02 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Belén, Sabana de Torres, Toledo. Nearby country/countries, Colombia (c. 47 790 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Bucaramanga (c. 571 800 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Floridablanca (c. 252 300 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Girón (c. 108 500 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Piedecuesta (c. 86 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Pamplona (c. 53 600 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from San Gil (c. 33 600 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 5 km NNW of Cepitá, Colombia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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