A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported south of Panama (0 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/01/21 / 2021-01-16 05:13:56 / January 16, 2021 @ 5:13 am. The temblor was reported at 05:13:56 / 5:13 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000d0kn. Unique identifier: us7000d0kn. Exact location, longitude -82.963° West, latitude 4.8559° North, depth = 10 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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