A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, off the coast of Central America (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:52:27 / 4:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -84.5414 West, latitude 2.1085 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly 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). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/12/20 / 2020-12-14 16:52:27 / December 14, 2020 @ 4:52 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000cs40. Event ids that are associated: us7000cs40.
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 one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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