A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 151 km SW of Uyuni, Bolivia (94 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 181.81 km (113 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:14:27 / 11:14 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/03/17 / 2017-03-24 15:14:27 / March 24, 2017 @ 3:14 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -67.7436° West, -21.5222° South, depth 181.81 km. Event id: us20008ub9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008ub9.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 151 km SW of Uyuni, Bolivia.
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