A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Peru-Ecuador border region kilometers (0 miles) from Peru-Ecuador border region. The epicenter was at a depth of 35.23 km (22 miles). 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: 03/02/21 / 2021-02-03 11:41:55 / February 3, 2021 @ 11:41 am. Exact location of event, depth 35.23 km, -77.5966° West, -3.1779° South. The temblor was reported at 11:41:55 / 11:41 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000de5q. Id of event: us6000de5q.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 102 km (64 miles) from Sucúa (c. 7 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Ecuador (c. 14 791 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sucúa (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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