A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, central East Pacific Rise (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -104.0001 West, latitude -4.1453 South, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us6000biga. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000biga. The temblor was detected at 17:13:18 / 5:13 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 17:13:18 / August 17, 2020 @ 5:13 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: central East Pacific Rise. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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