A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes near the west coast of Colombia (0 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 12/12/20 / 2020-12-12 02:24:10 / December 12, 2020 @ 2:24 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cqgq. Id of event: us7000cqgq. Exact location of earthquake, -77.8505° West, 5.8213° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:24:10 / 2:24 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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