A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 101 km SSW of Masachapa, Nicaragua (63 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -86.7551° West, 10.9017° North, depth 36.65 km. The temblor was detected at 04:09:18 / 4:09 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000d14k. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d14k. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.65 km (23 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/01/21 / 2021-01-09 04:09:18 / January 9, 2021 @ 4:09 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 101 km SSW of Masachapa, Nicaragua. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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