A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 158 km NNW of Mosquera, Colombia (98 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/01/21 / 2021-01-06 15:32:18 / January 6, 2021 @ 3:32 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -79.1331° West, 3.7654° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 15:32:18 / 3:32 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000d0bl. Event ids that are associated: us7000d0bl.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three 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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