A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Tuesday. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:50:40 / 11:50 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/09/15 / 2015-09-15 18:50:40 / September 15, 2015 @ 6:50 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -109.1436° West, -33.1546° South, depth 16.46 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 16.46 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us20003p37. Unique identifier: us20003p37.
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 two 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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