A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 81 km WSW of Jiquilillo, Nicaragua (50 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 11:11:34 / 11:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -88.0828° West, latitude 12.3543° North, depth = 35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event id: us6000b8p5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b8p5. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/08/20 / 2020-08-03 11:11:34 / August 3, 2020 @ 11:11 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 81 km WSW of Jiquilillo, Nicaragua. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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