A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 96 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia (60 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us20006fla. Unique identifier: us20006fla. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/07/16 / 2016-07-18 19:05:52 / July 18, 2016 @ 7:05 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 15:05:52 / 3:05 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 239.57 km (149 miles). Exact location, longitude -66.9265° West, latitude -21.514° South, depth = 239.57 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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