A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, northern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:03:35 / 1:03 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000d229. Event ids that are associated: us6000d229. 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). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -103.1597° West, 8.4938° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/12/20 / 2020-12-23 01:03:35 / December 23, 2020 @ 1:03 am.
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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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