A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 102 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia (63 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/06/17 / 2017-06-22 23:36:38 / June 22, 2017 @ 11:36 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -67.0203 West, latitude -21.4986 South, depth = 257.28 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009p5g. Id of event: us20009p5g. The epicenter was at a depth of 257.28 km (160 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:36:38 / 7:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 102 km SW of Atocha, Bolivia.
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