A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported off the coast of Central America (0 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us6000bbkt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bbkt. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -84.4819 West, latitude 2.6893 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 20:40:28 / August 9, 2020 @ 8:40 pm. The temblor was detected at 20:40:28 / 8:40 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: off the coast of Central America.
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