A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: us10005caz. Unique identifier: us10005caz. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 15:23:18 / 3:23 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/04/16 / 2016-04-28 22:23:18 / April 28, 2016 @ 10:23 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -111.7044° West, -37.0975° South.
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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