A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 103 km WSW of Niquero, Cuba (64 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/12/20 / 2020-12-25 15:57:19 / December 25, 2020 @ 3:57 pm. The temblor was detected at 15:57:19 / 3:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -78.4062° West, latitude 19.528° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000d2zb. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d2zb. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 seven 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.
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