A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Jordán in Colombia on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/11/20 / 2020-11-20 01:03:50 / November 20, 2020 @ 1:03 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -73.0869 West, latitude 6.8577 North, depth = 144.18 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 144.18 km (90 miles). Event id: us6000cs0r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cs0r. The temblor was picked up at 01:03:50 / 1:03 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, Colombia (c. 47 790 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Barrancabermeja, Toledo, Pamplona (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 30 km (19 miles) from Bucaramanga (c. 571 800 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Floridablanca (c. 252 300 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Barrancabermeja (c. 191 400 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Girón (c. 108 500 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Piedecuesta (c. 86 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Pamplona (c. 53 600 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-seven 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. 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: 13 km N of Jordán, Colombia.
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