A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 157 km SW of Uyuni, Bolivia (98 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -68.086° West, -21.2542° South, depth 181.83 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/02/17 / 2017-02-08 17:10:33 / February 8, 2017 @ 5:10 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us20008iil. Unique identifier: us20008iil. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:10:33 / 1:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 181.83 km (113 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 157 km SW of Uyuni, Bolivia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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