A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 105 km WSW of Colchani, Bolivia (65 miles). The temblor was picked up at 18:39:23 / 6:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -67.9167° West, latitude -20.5011° South, depth = 172.64 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/11/16 / 2016-11-01 22:39:23 / November 1, 2016 @ 10:39 pm. 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 172.64 km (107 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us100073kt. Event ids that are associated: us100073kt.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 105 km WSW of Colchani, Bolivia.
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