A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, northern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/12/20 / 2020-12-26 04:16:14 / December 26, 2020 @ 4:16 am. Exact location of event, longitude -104.0083 West, latitude 8.5447 North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d64x. Id of event: us6000d64x. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 04:16:14 / 4:16 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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