A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -109.4775 West, latitude -33.6568 South, depth = 15.25 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:29:07 / 7:29 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10004bin. Event ids that are associated: us10004bin. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/12/15 / 2015-12-27 14:29:07 / December 27, 2015 @ 2:29 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.25 km (9 miles).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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