A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes Galapagos Islands, Ecuador region (0 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/09/20 / 2020-09-20 06:30:10 / September 20, 2020 @ 6:30 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -95.6509° West, 1.9482° North. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:30:10 / 6:30 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c0lp. Id of event: us6000c0lp.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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