A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador region (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c0m4. Id of event: us6000c0m4. Global time and date of event 20/09/20 / 2020-09-20 11:11:15 / September 20, 2020 @ 11:11 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -94.2626° West, 2.4546° North. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:11:15 / 11:11 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was 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).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Galapagos Islands, Ecuador region.
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