A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 101 km SSW of Corinto, Nicaragua (63 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ar7u. Id of event: us7000ar7u. The temblor was picked up at 10:40:12 / 10:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -87.562° West, 11.6475° North. Global time and date of event 19/07/20 / 2020-07-19 10:40:12 / July 19, 2020 @ 10:40 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 101 km SSW of Corinto, Nicaragua.
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