A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -105.2391° West, -35.3854° South, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/05/17 / 2017-05-13 12:17:26 / May 13, 2017 @ 12:17 pm. Id of earthquake: us10008s5y. Event ids that are associated: us10008s5y. The temblor was detected at 12:17:26 / 12:17 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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.
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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: southern East Pacific Rise. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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