A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 77 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia (48 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 13:11:32 / 1:11 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10007a3g. Unique identifier: us10007a3g. Exact location of event, longitude -66.7336 West, latitude -21.4558 South, depth = 220.94 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 220.94 km (137 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 18/11/16 / 2016-11-18 17:11:32 / November 18, 2016 @ 5:11 pm UTC/GMT.
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 twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 77 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia.
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