A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, West Chile Rise (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -96.9785° West, -36.1007° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/05/17 / 2017-05-30 16:27:44 / May 30, 2017 @ 4:27 pm UTC/GMT. 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 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:27:44 / 10:27 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009kym. Id of event: us20009kym.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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