A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 117 km W of Santa Genoveva de Docordó, Colombia (73 miles). The temblor was reported at 14:59:54 / 2:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -78.408 West, latitude 4.4651 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bqrk. Unique identifier: us7000bqrk. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/09/20 / 2020-09-21 14:59:54 / September 21, 2020 @ 2:59 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 117 km W of Santa Genoveva de Docordó, Colombia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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