A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km SSW of Corinto, Nicaragua (66 miles) on Friday. 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: us7000cp83. Unique identifier: us7000cp83. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:33:34 / 2:33 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 04/12/20 / 2020-12-04 02:33:34 / December 4, 2020 @ 2:33 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -87.5209° West, 11.5715° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 107 km SSW of Corinto, Nicaragua.
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