A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes Southern East Pacific Rise (0 miles) on Monday. Unique identifier: us20009lk8. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009lk8. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/06/17 / 2017-06-05 12:31:26 / June 5, 2017 @ 12:31 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 05:31:26 / 5:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -111.0217° West, -35.2246° South, depth 10 km. 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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