A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 106 km SW of Uyuni, Bolivia (66 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/03/17 / 2017-03-22 21:29:12 / March 22, 2017 @ 9:29 pm. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:29:12 / 5:29 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -67.568° West, -21.1226° South, depth 199.71 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 199.71 km (124 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008twf. Id of event: us20008twf.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 106 km SW of Uyuni, Bolivia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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