A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, West Chile Rise (0 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) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us10005c9b. Event ids that are associated: us10005c9b. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -97.1107° West, -36.21° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/04/16 / 2016-04-28 20:14:47 / April 28, 2016 @ 8:14 pm. The temblor was detected at 14:14:47 / 2:14 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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